Honorary members shall be individuals who are not members of the United States Agricultural Information Network, but who have been either outstanding individuals in the field of agricultural information or who have provided outstanding service or support to the Network.
Honorary Member award recipients will be given a life membership in USAIN. Awards may be given to persons outside the field of agricultural information. Criteria for nominees include:
Leadership in advancing the field of agricultural information from outside the profession
Outstanding support of USAIN activities and directions
To submit a nomination, send a detailed letter via email to the Awards Committee describing the potential recipient’s contributions in the area(s) listed above. Please send nominations to: Jessica Page (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Nomination deadline is January 15, 2020.
The Honoree will be notified by January 31, 2020 and invited to attend the 2020 USAIN conference, at their expense, to be held April 25-20 at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX where they will be honored at the conference banquet.