Research Awards

The Jake Wittmer Award IABC-World-Conference-logo-col

Established by the IABC Foundation, the Jake Wittmer Award recognizes the effective use of research in organizational communication as demonstrated in a winning Gold Quill entry.

The Sharon Berzok Student Award

Sharon Berzok was a communication consultant who served IABC on several committees and as a chapter president and board member. Berzok’s family, colleagues and friends established this award in her memory to recognize talent in young professionals.

The Lifetime Foundation Friend Award

The Lifetime Foundation Friend Award was created in 1998 to recognize individuals who have been ardent supporters of the Foundation, and have donated their time, talent, and other resources to support the Foundation’s goal of promoting communication through research and education.