Honors and Awards

College of Engineering Awards

A new online submission form for CoE Awards is coming soon.  The new electronic submission will require a single PDF file with nomination materials in the order stated on the individual description page for each CoE Award listed below. Questions can be directed to Heather Shupick (hshupick@iastate.edu).


ISU Alumni Association Awards

Award CoE Due Date Univ. Due Date
Alumni Medal 2/15 Annually
Alumni Merit Award 2/15 Annually
Alumni Service Award  – 2/15 Annually
Impact Award  – 2/15 Annually
James A. Hopson Alumni Volunteer Award  – 2/15 Annually
Outstanding Young Alumni Award  – 2/15 Annually
Distinguished Alumni Award  – 8/1 Annually
Honorary Alumni Award  – 8/1 Annually
Faculty/Staff Inspiration Award  – 12/1 Annually
Iowa STATEment MAKERS  – 12/1 Annually
Wallace E. Barron All University Senior Award  – 12/1 Annually

University Faculty Awards

Award CoE Due Date Univ. Due Date
Iowa State University Honorary Degree TBD by Faculty Senate Office
Distinguished Professor 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
Morrill Professor 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
University Professor 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
International Service Award 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Academic Advising Impact 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Departmental Leadership (Dept. Chairs only) 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Early Achievement in Departmental Leadership (Dept. Chairs) 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Early Achievement in Academic Advising 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Early Achievement in Extension/Prof. Practice 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Early Achievement in Research 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Early Achievement in Teaching 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
NEW – ISU Award for Inclusive Excellence 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Mid-Career Achievement in Research 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Outstanding Achievement in Extension/Prof. Practice 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Outstanding Career Achievement in Research 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
James Huntington Ellis Award for Excellence in UG Introductory Teaching 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually
Regents Award for Faculty Excellence 1/15 Annually 2/10 Annually

University P&S Awards

Award CoE Due Date Univ. Due Date
ISU Award for Achievement in Economic Development in Iowa 2/10 Annually
ISU Award for Achievement in Intellectual Property 2/10 Annually
NEW – ISU Award for Inclusive Excellence 2/10 Annually
Professional & Scientific Excellence Award 2/10 Annually
Professional & Scientific Outstanding New Professional Award 2/10 Annually
Professional & Scientific Research Award 2/10 Annually
Regent’s Award for Staff Excellence 2/10 Annually
The Carroll Ringgenberg Award 2/10 Annually
MLK, Jr. Advancing One Community Awards 11/15 Annually
Professional & Scientific Outstanding New P&S Council Member CYtation Award 11/15 Annually
Professional & Scientific Cytation Award 12/1 Annually
Professional & Scientific Team Award 12/1 Annually
Professional & Scientific Woodin Cytation Award 12/1 Annually