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The nomination form for Outstanding Leadership, Outstanding Service, Outstanding Early Achievement Award, and Outstanding Achievement can be accessed at this link.

The nomination form for Fellow and Senior Fellow can be accessed at this link.

Nominations are due on Tuesday, February 28th at 5:00pm EST.

Outstanding Leadership Award

Selection Criteria

A person who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in international agricultural and extension education will be selected for this award. This individual must be a member of AIAEE. The recipient of this award should have made substantial leadership contributions to international agricultural and extension education for at least 10 years.

Personal Commitment: exerts extraordinary dedication and efforts in support of international agricultural and extension education programs, activities and services. 

Evidence of Leadership Ability: is supportive and cooperative in working relationships; seeking to develop positive and productive attitudes; and offers encouragement and recognition to others.

Achievement: is goal oriented, sets examples for others, has demonstrated significant accomplishments, and has acquired noticeable peer recognition.

Prominence: has achieved stature of leadership, noted as conspocuous among peers, and is sought out for advice and counsel.

Additional information: years of membership in and service to AIAEE, years of involvement with agricultural & extension education, research (including publications and grants). teaching, outreach/service for example. 

 

Winners 

2015 Glen Shinn
2014 Kim E. Dooley 2002 Satish Verma
2013 James Lindner 2001 O. Donald Meaders
2012 Pete Vergot III 2000 Janet Henderson
2011 J. Mark Erbaugh 1999 Jack Elliot
2010 James Knight 1998 Barbara Ludwig
2009 W. Wade Miller 1997 Roger Steele
2008 James Phelan 1996 Timothy Bembridge
2007 B. Lynn Jones 1995 Robert Martin
2006 Don Breazeale 1994 Edna McBreen
2005 Wayne Ganpat 1993 David Acker
2004 John Richardson 1992 John Crunkilton
2003 James Christiansen 1991 Burton Swanson

 


 Outstanding Service Award 

Selection Criteria

An international agricultural and extension educator who has made meritorious service contributions beyond his or her regular employment is eligible for this award. This individual must be member of AIAEE. This service must be of 10 years or longer in duration.

Meritorious Service: has made significant contributions to the environment, promotion, development, and progress of international agricultural and extension education.

Peer Recognition: has achieved noticeable recognition within the international agricultural and extension education community for services that are far beyond any normal expectations.

Dedication: demonstrates concern, personal sacrifice to assist others, and actively supports organization and activities involved in the improvement of international agricultural and extension education.

Sustained Effort: provides assistance and contributes to individuals and the association over a sustained period of time.

Additional information: years of membership in and service to AIAEE, years of involvement with agricultural & extension education, research (including publications and grants), teaching, outreach/service for example.

 

Winners 

2015 Theresa Murphrey
2014 Brenda Seevers 2002 Steve Jones
2013 Kristin Davis 2001 Gustav Duvel
2012 Burton Swanson 2000 James Christiansen
2011 Kim Dooley 1999 John Richardson
2010 J. Mark Erbaugh 1998 Bruce Lansdale
2009 James Lindner 1997 Francis Byrnes
2008 Tom Bruening 1996 David Giltrow
2007 Larry Miller 1995 Janet Henderson
2006 Pete Vergot III 1994 Thomas Trail
2005 Gary Wingenbach 1993 O. Donald Meaders
2004 Bill Rivera 1992 David Youmans
2003 Jack Elliot 1991 Robert Maxwell

 


 Fellows and Senior Fellow Awards 

Selection Criteria

Nominators must be members of AIAEE. The Awards Committee Chair will verify eligibility of nominee and forward nominations to AIAEE’s Executive Committee who will deliberate and make selections. The award will be presented once a year at the annual conference. Criteria for selection as a Fellow include: service, leadership, achievement, and peer recognition. To be selected a Fellow or Senior Fellow must: have provided noteworthy service to AIAEE and the profession; have provided significant leadership to AIAEE and/or international agricultural and extension education; have substantial academic and/or outreach achievements; and be widely regarded and recognized in the field of study and its application (The last of these four being the most important.) The number of Fellows and Senior Fellows may vary year to year, however, typically no more than three Fellows should be selected in a calendar year and no more than one Senior Fellow should be selected in a calendar year. Persons who were elected as Fellows and advance to the rank of Senior Fellows are not considered in this limit. The policy relating to the Fellows program is developed and maintained by the Awards Committee. Substantial changes to this policy must be approved by the AIAEE Executive. 

Fellow: The purpose of the Fellow award is to recognize and nourish AIAEE members who have made exceptional contributions to the profession and who have no less than eight years and no more than fifteen years of service as a professional in agricultural and extension education and who show great promise for continued contributions. Fellows are elevated to Senior Fellow after twenty years of service as a professional in agricultural and extension education.

Senior Fellow: The purpose of the Senior Fellow award is to recognize and nourish AIAEE members who have made exceptional and sustained contributions to the profession and who have more than fifteen years of service as a professional in agricultural and extension education.

 

Winners 

Fellows Senior Fellows
2015   Robert Strong
Leslie Edgar
2015 Rama Radhakrishna
Murari Suvedi
2014   Amy Harder
Tim Kock
T. Grady Roberts
Tracy Rutherford
2014 Glen C. Shinn
2013 Mercy Akeredolu
Marta Hartmann
K.S.U. Jayaratne
James Lindner
Theresa Murphrey
2013 Gary Briers
David Lawver
William Rivera
Brenda Seevers
Pete Vergot III
2012 Kristin Davis
Kim Dooley
David Dolly
Craig Edwards
Michelle Glenn
2012 Jack Elliot
J. Mark Erbaugh
Larry Miller
Burt Swanson
Gary Wingenbach

 


Outstanding Achievement Award

Selection Criteria 

A professional who during their career (more than 5 years) has demonstrated a combination of service leadership, and scholarly activity in international agricultural and extension education is eligible for this award. The individual must be a member of AIAEE.

Personal Commitment: exerts extraordinary dedication and effort in support of international agricultural and extension education programs, activities and services. 

Meritorious Service: has made significant contributions to the improvement, promotion, development, and progress of international agricultural and extension education. 

Achievement: is goal oriented, sets and example for others, has demonstrated significant accomploshments, and has acquired noticeable peer recognition.

Evidence of Scholarly Activity: has a listing of journal articles, papers, and presentations related to international agricultural and extension education issues and topics. 

Additional information: years of membership in and service to AIAEE, years of involvement with agricultural & extension education, research (including publications and grants), teaching, outreach/service for example.

 

Winners

2015 Amy Harder
2014 Kristin Davis 2009 Shelly Glenn
2013 Mercy Akeredolu 2008 David Dolly
2012 Grady Roberts 2007 Rama Radhakrishna
2011 K.S.U. Jayaratne 2006 Nick Place
2010 Barnabas Dlamini 2005 James Lindner

 


Outstanding Early Achievement Award

Selection Criteria

A professional who early in their career (less than 5 years) has demonstrated a combination of service, leadership, and scholarly activity in international agricultural and extension education is eligible for this award. The individual must be a member of AIAEE.

Personal Commitment: exerts extraordinary dedication and effort in support of international agricultural and extension education programs, activities and services. 

Meritorious Service: has made significant contributions to the improvement, promotion, development, and progress of international agricultural and extension education.

Achievement: is goal oriented, sets and example for others, has demonstrated significant accomplishment, and has acquired noticeable peer recognition.

Evidence of Scholarly Activity: has a listing of journal articles, papers, and presentations related to international agricultural and extension education issues and topics.

Additional information: years of membership in and service to AIAEE, years of involvement with agricultural & extension education, research (including publications and grants), teaching, outreach/service for example. 

 

 

Winners

2015 Laura Sanagorski Warner 2005 Charles Steiner
2014 Assa Kante 2004 James Connors
2013 Robert Strong 2003 Moses Zinnah
2012 Theresa Murphrey 2002 Randall Andreasen
2011 Timothy Kock 2001 Murari Suvedi
2010 Amy Harder 2000 Matt Baker
2009 Kristin Davis 1999 Rama Radhakrishna
2008 K.S.U. Jayaratne 1998 Ching-Chun Shih
2007 Kelli Selby 1997 Deirdre Birmingham
2006 Maria Navarro 1996 Jack Elliot

Download Selection Criteria for all the awards.

 

 

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