The Iowa Distance Learning Association has had two major awards in the past. We are suspending the awards for the current year. We will revisit their reinstatement in the coming year.
Award winners normally receive a trophy, are recognized on our web site and are invited to do a presentation to our members at the following symposium.
This award is to be given to individuals or organizations for specific, outstanding distance education programs and initiatives serving learners within (but not limited to) Iowa. POP Awards celebrate excellence in program design and implementation, and its impact on learners and their community.
Entries for awards in this category may be submitted by individuals or organizations on behalf of distance education programs that the submitting parties have sponsored, designed, or delivered.
Entries may include individual events or ongoing programs. Applicants may apply for only one category for each program. Expecting to give out two awards this year between the four categories.
In three pages or less, using the following headings, please outline and describe your distance education program:
E-mail nominations to the IDLA President (firstname.lastname@example.org):
You may submit supporting materials that illustrate the success and effectiveness of the distance learning program. Please use the following guidelines to keep supporting materials representative of the program, yet manageable for the judges. Supporting materials may not be returned.