ANR Week Awards

Do you know someone that deserves to be recognized? Complete one of the following processes to nominate deserving candidates. Awards will be distributed at this years ANR Week.

CANRAA Award Nominations:

-Alumni Service Award
The selection is made from candidates who have demonstrated continuing outstanding volunteer service to Michigan State University, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and/or meritorious public service on a local, state, national or international level.  Candidates must possess the highest standards of integrity and character to positively reflect and enhance the prestige of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

-Honorary Alumnus Award
The selection will be made from candidates who have provided a distinctive contribution to the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources on a state, national or international level; have relieved the suffering of disadvantaged people; or contributed to any unique program that benefits humankind.

-Distinguished Faculty Award
The selection will be made from candidates who have brought distinction to the college through teaching, extension or research, and have provided leadership that has helped students, faculty or citizens to reach their potential for excellence.

-Outstanding Alumnus Award
The selection will be made from who have completed an Institute of Agricultural Technology program, bachelors, masters or doctorate program in Agriculture and Natural Resources at MSU. The selection will be made from candidates who have distinguished themselves by obtaining the highest level of professional accomplishments, and who possess the highest standards of integrity and character.

-Outstanding Young Alumnus Award
The selection will be made from those who have completed their first degree within the last 10 years from the Institute of Agricultural Technology program or completed a bachelors, masters or doctorate degree in the College Agriculture and Natural Resources at MSU. The selection is made from candidates who have distinguished themselves by obtaining a high level of professional accomplishment and who possess high standards of integrity and character to positively reflect and enhance the prestige of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

-Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award
The selection will be made from those who have graduated from the College of Agricultural and Natural Resources. The selection is made from candidates for their professional accomplishments and service contributions to CANR, their field, and/or to their community, in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

You may also complete a hard copy form if preferred. The forms can be accessed at: http://www.canr.msu.edu/alumni_donors/alumni/alumni_association_awards#alumniserviceaward

Distinguished Service Award:

Each year, the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources presents Distinguished Service Awards to those individuals or partners who have made outstanding contributions to Michigan’s agriculture and natural resources industries and who possess high standards of integrity and character to positively reflect and enhance the prestige of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. These individuals demonstrate a commitment to Michigan State University and the CANR by continuing outstanding volunteerism and leadership on behalf of or in conjunction with the university on a local, state, national or international level. As many as three of these prestigious awards are presented during ANR Week, 

You may also complete a hard copy form if preferred. The forms can be accessed at: https://www.canr.msu.edu/anrweek/distinguished-service-award/

Registration for CANRAA Award Nomination is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 7, 2020.

Accommodations

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information contact Kathryn Reed at kreed@msu.edu or 517-355-0284 or Megghan Honke Seidel at honkemeg@msu.edu or 517-884-7089.