|HISTORY:||Established by the Bylaws of the RIT Board of Trustees, Article IV, Section I.|
|CRITERIA:||Qualifications for election as Honorary Trustee shall be unusual or outstanding service to or interest in the affairs of the Institute, leadership in the community in which the candidate resides or in his/her particular field of endeavor, or high qualities of character and personal reputation.|
|CONFERRED BY:||Vote of the full Board of Trustees|
|PROCESS:||1. Members of the Board, faculty, staff, and administration
may submit nominations for consideration to the President for recommendation to the Chairman of the Committee on Trustees.
2. If approved by the Committee on Trustees, recommendation is made to the full Board.
3. The full Board votes on the recommendation at its Annual Meeting or at any regular meeting, or at any special meeting with respect to which notice has been given of such proposed election.
Note: Additional details are included in the Bylaws of the RIT Board of Trustees, Article IV, Section 1.
|AWARD:||Entitled to receive notices of all meetings of the Board of Trustees, to attend and speak at all such meetings, to receive minutes of all meetings of the Board and Executive Committee, and to be a member of committees.|