We support our students

The Great Plains IDEA Cabinet is excited for the opportunity to give back to Great Plains IDEA students and assist them in achieving their academic goals.

Learn about our award winning faculty and staff

The faculty and staff who work in Great Plains IDEA are often recognized for their research and service.  Learn more in Awards & Recognition.

2019-2020 Great Plains IDEA Student Excellence Award Recipients


Danielle Bollman with her family

Danielle Bollman | Family & Consumer Sciences Education

North Dakota State University

Alissa Cooprider smiling at the camera standing outdoors

Alissa Cooprider | Family & Community Services

University of Missouri

Nicholas Dumke and a female smiling in front of a sunset

Nicholas Dumke | Grassland Management

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Amanda Levin looking off to her right and smiling on a sunny day

Amanda Levin | Merchandising

North Dakota State University

Sara Schoen smiling for formal headshot

Sara Schoen | Dietetics

Kansas State University