Once an institution has earned the IEP designation, it is then eligible to compete for annual IEP awards. Whereas the IEP designation signals that an institution has demonstrated a substantial, sustainable, and campus-wide commitment to regional economic and community development, IEP University awards recognize specific projects, programs, and initiatives in economic engagement.
Each year at the APLU Annual Meeting, the world’s largest convening of public university presidents, provosts, vice presidents, and other senior administrations, four prestigious awards are given to celebrate innovative and exemplary work in the three facets of economic engagement:
Learn more about applying for IEP awards by reviewing the IEP award submission guidelines found here.
APLU IEP 2022 Awards Application Process:
1. Fill out the APLU IEP Awards Intent Form.
2. Beginning in 2022, all award applications will be submitted through Momentive, the IEP online software. Please use this link to access APLU Momentive.
3. This pamphlet provides step-by-step instructions on how to create an account and navigate the platform
4. Complete the application by COB April 29th, 2022
Questions may be directed to the APLU IEP Team at firstname.lastname@example.org