Recognition Award

Award Recipient

About this Award

The Way Up Planning Council will announce the recipient of the annual Recognition Award. The intent of the Award is to recognize a person who has made significant contributions, which have been sustained over time, toward the development and advancement of women in higher education.


The nominee may be a professor, an administrator, a mentor, an employer or a friend.


Nominations should include the following information: Nominee's name, title, institution, address, telephone, and email address, and 200-500 words describing the individual's contributions.  After selection, the award  recipient must submit the text of a three minute presentation to be made at the Thursday lunch.   The topic of the presentation will be "Knowledge, Growth and Perseverance on The Way Up  - My Perspective."

Send Scholarship Award materials to:

Christine Howard
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Ave
Ottumwa,  IA  52501

Phone 641-683-5215

Due: Electronic submission only no later than October 10, 2024. 
Notification will be made on or about October 20, 2024. 


Individuals who wish to make contributions may do so by sending them to:

Doreen Hayek
ATTN: The Way Up Scholarships
ITTC Building
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0301

Checks should be made payable to The Way Up Conference.