Soil Science Distinguished Service Award


 

The philosophy and purpose behind the Soil Science Distinguished Service Award is to recognize outstanding service to soil science by distinguished members of SSSA based on the nominee’s contributions during his or her career. A maximum of three awards may be granted each year. The award consists of a certificate, a complimentary ticket to the award ceremony, and $1,000.

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 required to be SSSA members.
  2. 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 have at least 25 years of membership in SSSA.
  4. Nominees are required to have ceased full-time professional employment.

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
    (Character Limit, including spaces: 1000)
  2. Professional Positions Held
    (Character Limit, including spaces: 2000)
  3. Nomination Letter
    Describe the reason for nominating the individual for the award. (Character Limit, including spaces: 3000)
  4. Biographical Resume
    (Character Limit, including spaces: 6000)

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