Regional Ceremonies

Award recipients are notified by mail and are invited to accept their award in person at the ceremony location closest to their home.  Plenty of seating is available for family and friends. The people who submit nominations are welcome to attend the ceremony too! 

Want to know who will receive awards this year (and at which ceremony)?  Download the list.

Download a sample press release.


2018 Ceremony Schedule

Des Moines: Tuesday, June 19 – 3:30-5:00 PM
Southeast Polk High School
Auditorium
7945 NE University Avenue - Entrance and parking area are included on Campus Map
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327


Cedar Falls: Thursday, June 21 – 3:00-4:30 PM 
University of Northern Iowa
Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center - GBPAC on Campus Map
8201 Dakota Street (Parking lot B is the best place to park)
Cedar Falls, IA 50614

NOTE: The UNI campus is conveniently situated in the southwest part of Cedar Falls at the junction of University Avenue and Hudson Road. When you arrive at UNI, the Gallager Bluedorn Performing Arts Center is adjacent to the main entrance to campus, just off University Avenue.

Handicapped parking is available on the north side of the building, and a drive-way in front of the building may be used for dropping off/picking up guests. There are several parking lots near the building. For those guests parking across University Avenue, there is a tunnel under University Avenue to allow you to cross safely.


Storm Lake:  Monday, July 16 – 1:30-2:15 PM 
Buena Vista University
Schaller Memorial Chapel - Building 3 on Campus Map
610 W 4th Street
Storm Lake, IA 50588
 

NOTE: The BVU campus is conveniently situated on Lake Shore Drive.  When you arrive at BVU, the Schaller Chapel is adjacent to the Siebens Forum and Dixon-Eilers Hall.

Handicapped parking is available on the north side of the building, and West 4th St or College Avenue can be used to drop off and pick up guests.  There are several parking lots near the building.


Marion:  DATE NOT YET SELECTED
Linn-Mar High School
Auditorium
3111 10th Street
Marion, Iowa 52302


​Ottumwa: DATE NOT YET SELECTED
Bridge View Center
102 Church Street
Ottumwa, IA 51501

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