Awards

Awards Committee Chair: James Seiber, 530-752-1465

2013 AGRO Award Winners

  • 2013 ACS International Award for Research in Agrochemicals – Dr. René Feyereisen, INRA Centre de Recherche de Sophia Antipolis, France
  • 2013 AGRO Award for Innovation in Chemistry of Agriculture – TBA
  • 2013 AGRO Division Fellow – Dr. Cathleen J. Hapeman, Dr. Kenneth Racke, Dr. Teresa Wehner
  • 2013 Sterling B. Hendricks Memorial Lectureship – Dr. Keith Solomon, University of Guelph, Canada
  • 2013 Kenneth A. Spencer Award – TBA
  • 2013 New Investigator Award Finalists – TBA
  • 2013 AGRO Education Awards for Student Travel – TBA
  • 2012 Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry Research Article of the Year Award Lectureship – Information on JAFC website

Call for Award Nominations

The AGRO division has multiple opportunities to facilitate and recognize achievements that contribute to the AGRO mission. Award opportunities include:

  • 2014 AGRO Education Awards for Student Travel – Provides funding assistance for university students who wish to present research and participate in AGRO events at National ACS meetings.  The deadline for applications for the 13th IUPAC International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry is March 17, 2014.

  • 2014 AGRO New Investigator Award – Recognizes scientists who have obtained doctoral degree in last five years and have produced significant accomplishments conducting research, consulting or regulatory studies.  The deadline for applications for the 244th ACS National Meeting in San Francisco is March 17, 2014.  Note:  Abstracts for your presentations should be submitted by March 17, 2013.

  • 2015 ACS International Award for Research in Agrochemicals – Recognizes individuals with outstanding agrochemical research careers. Nominations deadline: December 31, 2013.
  • 2014 AGRO Award for Innovation in Chemistry of Agriculture – Given to an active researcher working in North America for a chemical innovation that significantly enhances agricultural or veterinary pest management and productivity.  Nominations deadline: December 31, 2013.
  • 2014 AGRO Fellow Award - Recognizes AGRO members whose dedicated and enthusiastic service keeps AGRO moving forward.  Nominations deadline: March 15, 2014.
  • 2014 Sterling B. Hendricks Memorial Lectureship – Recognizes scientists who have made outstanding contributions to chemistry for and/or from agriculture. Application Deadline: November 5, 2013.
  • 2014 IUPAC International Award for Advances in Harmonized Approaches to Crop Protection Chemistry – Recognizes scientists who have exercised personal leadership for outstanding contributions to international harmonization for the regulation of crop protection chemistry.  Application Deadline: December 1, 2013.
  • 2014 Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry Research Article of the Year Award Lectureship – Awarded for an outstanding article published in 2013 that demonstrates creativity and impact on agricultural and food chemistry as a whole.  Two papers will receive awards – one in the subject area of agrochemicals (pesticides, biofuels and biobased products, and related), and one in agricultural and food chemistry (food, health, and related).  Application Deadline:  December 31, 2013.  See the JAFC Website for Details.

 Previous Award Winners

2012 AGRO Award Winners

2011 Award Winners

2010 Award Winners

Previous winners of our awards may be found in the PICOGRAM