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NC-213 Offers The Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence

Date Posted: December 21, 2012

Description

The Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence was created in 1999 to recognize individuals or teams that have made superior contributions to science and/or education related to cereals and oilseeds.

Eligibility

Nominees for The Andersons Award:

1-Must demonstrate a well-documented history of superior contributions to science and/or education related to cereals and oilseeds.

2-Can be associated with a university, and it is desirable that the nominee be from private industry or a state or federal agency.

A team award is also encouraged. Nominee need not be a member of NC-213.

Nomination Package

Nomination packages must include the following:

1-Not more than three letters of support including at least one letter from private industry.

2-A statement that describes the nominee’s background, contributions, and impacts on the cereal and oilseed industry, research community, or educational programs (maximum five pages, single-spaced, 12 point font)

3-A complete curriculum vitae/resume.

Any past nominations less than two years old (includes those from 2011 and 2012) will be automatically included.

Any past nomination may be updated by the nominator if desired.

We will announce the 2013 Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence winner at the NC-213 Annual Meeting on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Review

The NC-213 Awards Committee will solicit and review nomination packages.

Award Date

The Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence will be presented during the annual meeting of Multistate Project NC-213, “Marketing and Delivery of Quality Grains and BioProcess Coproducts” (NC-213 – The U.S. Quality Grains Research Consortium).

For 2013, this will be Wednesday, February 13 in Kansas City, Missouri.

2013 Nomination Instructions

Submit nominations by: Noon, Friday, January 4, 2013

E-mail nominations to:

Dr. Brian Adam

Oklahoma State University

Brian.adam@okstate.edu

Send copy to: Bill Koshar, koshar.3@osu.edu

This award is an important tradition of NC-213 and it provides an excellent opportunity to honor our colleagues for superior contributions to science and/or education related to quality of cereals and oilseeds.

Past award winners are listed below.

1999-Lowell Hill

2000-Charles Hurburgh

2001-Fred Bakker-Arkema

2002-Marvin Paulsen

2003-Lloyd Bullerman

2004-Florence Dunkel

2005-Richard Stroshine

2006-Donald Wicklow

2007-Dirk Maier

2008-Tim Herrman

2009-David Jackson

2010-Lawrence Johnson

2011-Floyd Dowell

2012-Subi Bhadriraju

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