The Agricultural Communicators Network is seeking nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Distinguished Service Award. Both these awards are presented annually at the Ag Media Summit. The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 10, 2019.
The AAEA Lifetime Achievement Award is open to all members based on years of professional accomplishments and other criteria as noted below:
—Years of membership in AAEA;
—The member’s contributions and service to agricultural communications through writing, editing, design, photography, etc.;
—Contribution to and involvement in AAEA;
—Other criteria as approved.
The AAEA Distinguished Service Award is presented to non-members of AAEA who have demonstrated outstanding efforts in education, science, or public affairs relevant to agriculture. The person selected generally should be currently active in their field, rather than the recent past.