Nominations are now solicited for various WSSA awards. The deadline is September 10, 2013 for all awards except the Undergraduate Research Award (November 15th) and Graudate Student Annual Meeting Travel Grants (October 31st). Information on the WSSA Photo Contest are forthcoming. Our society has many members who deserve recognition for outstanding achievements, contributions and service in weed science, but recognition can only come after nomination. The success of the WSSA Awards Program depends on the efforts of WSSA members as nominators. Now is the time to begin preparing nominations as the deadline will be here soon. Please take the time to nominate so the society can recognize deserving members and students. All award nominations must be submitted electronically as a single PDF file.
Contact the subcommittee chair for questions or problems with electronic submission. Any WSSA member who has won an outstanding service award is not eligible to receive another one for the subsequent three years. Fellows are eligible for all awards. Members of subcommittees are not eligible and can not nominate for award of their committee.Winners of most awards will be asked to supply a biographical sketch (approximately 250 words), the names of two individuals whom the winner would like contacted with information about the award, and an electronic copy of a recent black and white picture and an informal color picture at work.
For nomination forms, click here to visit the Awards page.