Great Plains IDEA Award Nominations

Each spring during the annual conference, Great Plains IDEA recognizes outstanding members of our community for their contributions to the alliance, their field or higher education.  Nominees may be submitted through these online nomination forms throughout the year.

Visit the Awards & Recognition page to see a list of past award winners.

Friend of Great Plains IDEA

  • Nominees may represent any part of the organization - former or current board member, faculty, staff, functional team member, community member or any other contributing individual, and may be internal or external to the alliance.
  • Nominations are welcome from all members of the Great Plains IDEA community.
  • To submit a nomination please have the nominees contact information and a written synopsis of the nominee's contributions to Great Plains IDEA.  See the form for details about nomination requirements. 
  • Nominations are due February 1.

Friend of Great Plains IDEA Nomination

Faculty Excellence Award

  • This award recognizes full-time/tenure track or special faculty members at an alliance partner or member university who have made an outstanding contribution to Great Plains IDEA.
  • Nominations are welcome from all members of the Great Plains IDEA community.
  • To submit a nomination please have the faculty member's CV, a summary of why he or she should be recognized and two endorsement letters.  See the form for details about nomination requirements. 
  • Nominations are due February 1.

Faculty Excellence Award Nomination

Great IDEA Award

  • Great IDEA awards recognize best practices and innovative contributions by faculty, staff and administrators who work with Great Plains IDEA.
  • Nominations are welcome from all members of the Great Plains IDEA community.
  • Use the nomination form to share about your great experience and the person you believe is deserving of an award. 
  • Nominations are due February 1.

Great IDEA Award Nomination