Exceptional Volunteer Service Award

Exceptional Volunteer Service Award

Eligibility: All Iowa State University Extension and Outreach volunteers

Number awarded: One
 
Award: $100/ value per individual or up to $500/ value per team effort
 
Purpose: The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding volunteers who have demonstrated value and commitment to programming on behalf of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. This award is presented at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Annual Conference.
 
Award Criteria:

  • demonstrates value and commitment (e.g., number of hours, projects, etc.) to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s programming (e.g., 4-H, Master Gardener, etc.)
  • documents measurable results and/or impacts of volunteer’s or volunteers’ work, such as developed partnerships or other indicators of benefit to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
  • provides evidence of a continuing commitment to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

Deadline:
 
The deadline for the 2021 Exceptional Volunteer Service Award nomination is February 10, 2021, 12:00 p.m. (noon), and all nominations should be sent to Linda Young at lindakay@iastate.edu.

Nominations are reviewed by ISU Extension and Outreach before submission to the VPEO and announced at the ISU Extension and Outreach Annual Conference in March. Nominators are notified by February 28. Only nominators receive notice of unsuccessful nominations.

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