Awarded to students doing their student teaching experience. Established through gifts from U-High alumni and faculty.

More about University High School

University High School was the University of Iowa’s lab school that operated from 1916 to 1972 and was regarded as being on the cutting edge of education and teaching techniques.  Students came from Iowa City and surrounding rural towns, many of whom were academically gifted and high achieving students.  The teachers at U-High were also an exceptionally talented group; many also held joint faculty appointments in the College of Education.  

Recent recipients

  • 2017 - Jonathon Baldwin, Elizabeth Halverson
  • 2016 - Jacqueline Otting
  • 2015 - Kelly Firnbach
  • 2014 - Kristina Hermansen, Ashley Kielty
  • 2013 - Emily Nash
  • 2012 - Traci Azbell, Jennifer Harmon, Paige Junge, Michael Leali, Karl Leitz, Randi Moulton, Amy Price, Monica Sloma & Madella Smith
  • 2011 - Emily Markey
  • 2007 - Benjamin Arp & Jason Jaffe