August 19, 2022

Could you be the Iowan of the Day?

The Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation and Cookies Food Products are currently seeking the next group of outstanding Iowans for the 2022 Iowan of the Day award. We look for individuals across the state that exemplify leadership, citizenship, have a passion for volunteering, are involved in their community, and have made a positive impact on those around them. For 25 years we have celebrated these amazing Iowans and we need your help finding our next Iowan of the Day.

Iowan of the Day winners receive:

• A day of recognition at the 2022 Iowa State Fair

• Accommodations at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown

• An introduction on the Anne & Bill Riley Stage

• Gate admission for four

• Four Grandstand show tickets on his or her day of honor

• $200 cash

• Use of golf cart for his or her day at the Fair

• VIP Parking

Nomination forms are available at All Iowan of the Day nominations must be received no later than July 1.

As we seek nominations for the Iowan of the Day program, consider nominees that deserve a day of fun at the Iowa State Fair. All nominees must currently reside in Iowa.

We can’t wait to hear about the outstanding Iowans in your community! If you have any questions, contact me at 515-262-3111 ext. 378 or