Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Spirit of Cy Trophy Award

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Spirit of Cy Trophy

Eligibility: All ISU and County paid Extension and Outreach faculty and staff
 
Number Awarded: One
 
Purpose: The purpose of this award is to recognize an employee who creates and contributes to a work environment that is positive, supportive, collegial, and inspirational to others throughout Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. This award is presented at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Annual Conference in April.

Award: The Spirit of Cy Trophy travels from winner to winner each year. Each year, the winner also is awarded a plaque, engraved with her/his name and the name of the award. The plaque is given as a lasting memento to each year’s winner, while the Spirit of Cy Trophy travels from location to location each year at the conclusion of Annual Conference.
 
Award Criteria:

  • contributes to a positive working environment
  • creates a collegial and supportive atmosphere
  • supports and inspires colleagues throughout Iowa State Extension and Outreach

Deadline:
 
The deadline for the 2020 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Spirit of Cy Trophy nomination is February 10, 2020, 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.

ISU Extension and Outreach Spirit of Cy Trophy - SAMPLE NOMINATION.pdf