Irrometer Certified Professional Soil Scientist Award


 

The Irrometer Certified Professional Soil Scientist Award recognizes an outstanding certified professional who has demonstrated adherence to the certification goals and personal growth, impact on associates and the public at large. Service involving consulting, cooperation with industry, community development, and/or public extension and research programs is strongly solicited. The award is supported by the Irrometer Company Inc. and consists of a certificate, a complimentary ticket to the award ceremony, and $500 plus up to $500 in travel expenses to attend the Annual Meeting of the Soil Science Society of America.

Nominations Opened: Feb 1, 2017 - 8:00 AM CST
Nominations initiated by: Mar 29, 2017 - 4:00 PM CDT
3 Reference Letters and Final Nomination submission by: Apr 5, 2017 - 4:00 PM CDT


Eligibility

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Nominator

  1. Nominators are not required to be certified.
  2. Nominators are not required to be SSSA members.
  3. Members of this SSSA Awards Committee, the SSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a nominator for this award.

Nominee

  1. Former recipients of this Award are not eligible.
  2. Members of this SSSA Awards Committee, the SSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a nominee for this award.
  3. Nominees are required to hold professional certification or licensing.
  4. Nominees are not required to be SSSA members.
  5. Nominees must be living at the time of their nominations.

Reference

  1. Members of this SSSA Awards Committee, the SSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a reference for this award.

Qualifications

Nominator

  1. Current Position Title

Nominee

  1. Degrees Received
  2. Professional Positions Held
    (Character Limit, including spaces: 2000)
  3. Qualification of Nominee
    Describe professional service, scholarly work, and/or self improvement of the nominee (Character Limit, including spaces: 4500)
  4. Evaluation
    In this section, summarize the primary achievements and evaluate the nominee's comprehensive skills, competencies, and qualifications for this award. Give the nominees impact in one or more of the evaluation criteria in the award description. (Character Limit, including spaces: 3500)
  5. Type of Professional Certification(s)
    Describe the type of professional certification(s) and length of certification(s) of the nominee. (Character Limit, including spaces: 2000)

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