To recognize outstanding career achievement by an ISU Extension and Outreach staff member in developing an overall or continuing extension education program. Eligibility: All ISU Extension and Outreach campus, field, and county employees. A person may receive this award only once. Number awarded: One Award: Plaque and $2500 This award is presented at the All-University Awards Convocation in the fall. Award Criteria: Career demonstrates outstanding efforts in program implementation, including, when appropriate, teaching effectiveness, credibility with clientele, and organizational skills outstanding efforts in program planning and development, including educational leadership, audience involvement, and impact evaluation outstanding cooperation with other staff in support of ISU Extension and Outreach goals continual personal and professional growth and development Deadline: The deadline for the 2023 RK Bliss Award nomination is Feb. 10, 2023 and all nominations should be sent to Linda Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.