4/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Nominations Open for 2016 Eminent Farmer/Rancher and Homemaker Awards
S.D. - The Eminent
Farmer/Rancher and Homemaker Committee is seeking nominations for South Dakota
State University's Eminent Farmer/Rancher and Homemaker Award Program.
marks the 89th anniversary of the program which was founded in 1927. The intent
of this program is to recognize citizens for a lifetime of leadership and
nominees should have made significant contributions to their community, state
and SDSU; and should be known for giving unselfishly of their talent, time and
leadership. There is no age requirement, but the nominees must be living at the
time honorees are notified.
may be nominated, but a separate nomination form is needed for each
individual. If nominees were previously employed by SDSU, employment
cannot have been within the last five years. Up to five letters of reference
are also invited.
Eminent Farmer/Rancher and Homemaker brochures detailing the selection process
and criteria and official nomination forms are available online at sdstate.edu/abs/honors/eminent. These forms are the basis
for the selection process.
request a hard copy of the brochure and nomination form, contact Angela
Loftesness at 605-688-6732 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
is June 1, 2016
nominations must be received by June 1, 2016. Please send nominations to: EFRH
Nominations; ATTN: Angela Loftesness, Dean's Office, ABS College SDSU,
Box 2207, Brookings, SD 57007. Or, they can be e-mailed to email@example.com.
awards will be presented at SDSU on September 23, 2016 by the College of
Agriculture and Biological Sciences and the College of Education and Human