Student Employee of the Year
Student employees play an incredible role in all aspects of the University of Iowa. Each year, supervisors recognize students who go above and beyond to make a difference in their units and throughout the university.
Through this annual award, the Pomerantz Career Center, in partnership with NSEA (National Student Employment Association), recognize the best student employees from campuses across the country. Past Student Employee of the Year Winners
Nomination & Selection Process - see flyer
Student supervisors are provided a standard nomination form asking to recognize their students for performance in these key nomination criteria:
- Quality of Work
- Uniqueness of Contribution
Nominations received are put into three employment categories and a winner is selected from each category, followed by an overall campus winner. The three employment categories are:
- Administrative Support
- Student/Campus Services
- Science, Health, and Engineering
Awards & Recognition
Each nominated student receives a Student Employee of the Year electronic power bank to show our appreciation for their efforts.
The winners are grouped in the following categories:
University of Iowa Campus Winner: Top campus winner
Category Winners: Administrative, Campus Services, Science |Health |Engineering
Certificate of Distinction:
All winners are awarded with the Student Employee of the Year water bottle, a framed certificate signed by the President, and are invited to attend a reception along with our Student Supervisor of the Year winners at the President’s house.