Awards & Recognition
College/University Award Nominations
The college and university believe in celebrating the accomplishments of our outstanding faculty and staff members, students and alumni. Below are nomination forms and deadlines for a variety of awards presented throughout the year.
College Award Nominations
Administrators, faculty, staff and students may nominate colleagues, teachers and students for the following annual awards. Nomination forms and guidelines are available at the links below. Nominations are due via email to Virgene Monthei by 5 p.m. CST Wednesday, Dec. 16, for consideration by the relevant college councils and committees.
Academic Advising Award ($1,000 and framed certificate)
Polster Teaching Award ($1,000 and framed certificate)
P&S Staff Award for Extraordinary Performance ($1,000 and framed certificate)
Faculty/Staff Research Award ($500 and framed certificate)
Outreach/Public Service Award ($500 and framed certificate)
Faculty Award for Extraordinary Performance (certificate)
Graduate Assistant Award for Extraordinary Performance (certificate)
Undergraduate Assistant Award for Extraordinary Performance (certificate)
University Award Nominations
A number of prestigious awards for faculty, staff, students and alumni are presented by Iowa State University each year. Calls for nominations come from various units (ISU Alumni Association, Provost’s Office, P&S Council, ISU Extension and Outreach and the College of Design).
Please submit your nominations for university faculty and staff awards via email to Virgene Monthei by 5 p.m. CST Wednesday, Dec. 16, so the relevant college councils and committees will know who is being nominated and can provide support for your nomination(s). College deadlines are intentionally set earlier than the administering units’ deadlines to allow for internal review.