Honors and Awards

Nomination Forms

All College of Engineering Awards and University Faculty Award nominations must be submitted electronically via email to Heather Shupick (hshupick@iastate.edu) in the Engineering Dean’s Office by the following College due dates. Each nomination must include either an Engineering Cover sheet or University Cover Sheet located in CyBox. The electronic submission must be sent as an attached single file (either PDF or Word format) with nomination materials in the order stated on the cover sheet. The electronic nomination file should be named in the following manner: NOMINEELASTNAME­­­_AWARDNAME. Please submit materials in the requested format and order to ensure timely review of the nomination.

College of Engineering Awards

Award CoE Due Date Univ. Due Date
Anson Marston Medal (.docx) 4/1 Annually
D.R. Boylan Eminent Faculty Award for Research (.docx) 4/1 Annually
Deans Diversity and Inclusion Excellence Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually
Deans Staff Excellence Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually
Early Career Engineering Faculty Research Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
PACE – Professional Achievement Citation in Engineering (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
Superior Engineering Advisor Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
Superior Engineering Extension Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
Superior Engineering Teacher Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
Young Alumni Award (.docx) 4/1 Annually  –
Dean’s Student Leadership Award (.docx) 2/1 Annually  –

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 11/1 Annually 2/10 Annually
Morrill Professor 11/1 Annually 2/10 Annually
University Professor 11/1 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