- IUPUI Chancellor's Medallion (2009)
- IUPUI Chancellor's Medallion
John M. Mutz has served Indiana for more than fifty years in politics, philanthropy, business and education. A Republican, Mutz has been a state representative and senator and served two terms as lieutenant governor. He has also been president of Lilly Endowment, Inc., president of PSI Energy and chaired the board of Lumina Foundation for Education. He has served on many civic and corporate boards, currently writes a column for the Indianapolis Business Journal and is the author of Fundraising for Dummies, now in its third printing. A graduate of Northwestern University, Mutz is the recipient of nine honorary degrees.