Biweekly Staff Awards

WOW Award

The WOW Award is presented to a nominated Biweekly employee who exhibits dedication and outstanding performance at IU South Bend.

Nominations are being accepted from all IU South Bend employees and students! This award will be presented monthly to one bi-weekly or professional employee for dedication and outstanding performance at IU South Bend.

You can email Kathi Highland your nomination at Please include your name, contact information, and an explanation of why you feel that person should be nominated.

One winner will be announced monthly through the electronic bulletin board and the BWSC web site. Winners will also receive a Certificate of Excellence in recognition of their outstanding performance and dedication at IU South Bend!

WOW Pin Rules

  • One winner per month
  • Only biweekly employees can win
  • The BWSC will review nominees and choose a winner monthly
  • Biweekly employees are eligible to win only once in a 12-month period
  • All salary plans can nominate a biweekly staff employee
  • The WOW Award does not coincide with the Unsung Hero Award
  • All nominations must be made via the WOW link
  • Once nominated, an individual will remain eligible for the WOW Award for a period of four (4) months. After 4 months, nominations will be removed from the ballot and can be resubmitted for future consideration