Nominate a Supplier for a 2023 Supplier Award!
Nominations are open for the 2023 Supplier Awards! If you’ve worked with a Supplier in the past year that deserves to be recognized, please take a few minutes to nominate them for an award in one, or more, of the 6 categories!
Procurement Services’ Supplier Award Program was designed to recognize those suppliers that support our mission to provide efficient, timely, and effective services to support the University and we need your help to recognize them!
Customer Service – To recognize those suppliers that go above and beyond to provide professional, responsive and proactive service to Iowa State University. Suppliers must demonstrate their ability and willingness to: consistently provide high level customer service to Iowa State University, maintain and foster relationships with Iowa State University (including key stakeholders), and align their internal resources with Iowa State University needs.
Small Business of the Year – To recognize the significant impact small businesses make at Iowa State University. Suppliers must demonstrate exemplary customer service, innovative solutions, and meaningful partnerships.
Strategic Partnership – To recognize extraordinary collaboration and innovation between a contracted Supplier and Iowa State University. Suppliers must demonstrate true partnership efforts through providing value, exceeding expectations and taking a proactive approach to present new initiatives and alternative solutions to enhance the contract and working relationship with Iowa State University.
Supplier of the Year – To recognize extraordinary customer service, engagement in collaborative efforts, willing to pivot to assist when new issues arise, and by providing solutions that positively impact Iowa State University.
Environmental Excellence Award – To recognize a supplier who shares Iowa State University’s commitment to sustainable business practices by providing environmentally preferable products, promoting sustainable practices, and/or managing energy consumption.
cyBUY Supplier of the Year – To recognize a supplier in cyBUY, our eProcurement platform, that go above and beyond to provide exceptional value and extraordinary customer service to Iowa State University. Suppliers must demonstrate their ability and willingness to consistently provide high level, responsive customer service, and maintain and update core lists/contract pricing to align with the needs of Iowa State University.
All nominations must be received by Tuesday, February 28th, 2023 to be considered for the 2023 Iowa State University Supplier Awards.