Calls for 2019 Experiment Station Section award nominations

The Experiment Station directors are delighted to issue the following calls for award nominations:

1) 2019 ESS Excellence in Leadership Award – This award is to recognize those who have served the Regional Associations, the Experiment Station Committee on Organization and Policy (ESCOP), the Experiment Station Section (ESS) and/or the national Land-grant System with exemplary distinction. Through this person’s leadership, he/she shall have personified the highest level of excellence by enhancing the cause and performance of the Regional Associations and ESS in achieving their missions and the Land-grant ideal. Nominations are due to Regional Association offices by February 1, 2019. View the leadership award call for nominations..

2) 2019 ESS Excellence in Multistate Research Award – The purpose of the Experiment Station Section Excellence in Multistate Research Award program is to annually recognize those station scientists who are conducting exemplary multistate activities and enhance the visibility of the multistate program. Nominations are due to Regional Association offices by close of business February 28, 2019. View the multistate research award call for nominations.

Please consider nominees for both of these calls within your institution or region, and distribute accordingly.