Educators applying for the Phyllis Yager Diversity Teaching Award should have an innovative and unique perspective to promoting and building respect for diversity in the classroom. Candidates need to demonstrate they have gone above and beyond the required curriculum concerning the teaching or implementing of diversity.

Awards will be presented at the College of Education Diversity in Education Conference.

FileNomination Form

Send completed nomination forms to: College of Education Diversity Committee, Lindquist Center, Office of the Dean, 459 Lindquist Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 OR email to

Nominations are due February 26, 2018. Awardees will be notified by March 5, 2018.