LOWRIE B. SARGENT, JR. AWARD
The Lowrie B. Sargent, Jr. Award is presented at the discretion of ASTM Committee D02 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants to a member or former member who has exhibited outstanding leadership in the standardization work of the committee.
The award was established in 1982 and honors Dr. Lowrie B. Sargent, Jr., a member of the ASTM Board of Directors from 1974-1977, a recipient of the ASTM Award of Merit in 1974, and Chairman of Committee D02 from 1966-1975.
This award is to be bestowed on a person who is widely recognized within Committee D02 for their excellence in continuing leadership, or outstanding short-term leadership in a particular area. The recipient should clearly exemplify excellence in:
The award is not to be limited to Committee D02 or section officers, or those with long continuous service. It is to be awarded to persons anywhere in the D02 organization who possess and clearly demonstrate the qualities outlined.
RULES GOVERNING THE AWARD
The award shall consist of a Lucite block containing a base-relief medallion of Lowrie B. Sargent, Jr. and a plate to be engraved with the name and year of the recipient. The block will be suitable for tabletop or wall display. Wording on the plate in the Lucite block will read:
The L.B. Sargent, Jr. Award is presented by ASTM Committee D02 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants to
Name of The Recipient
For outstanding leadership in the work of the Committee
Date of Presentation
Signature of Chairman of Board Chairman of D02 Committee
A plaque is also mounted at ASTM Headquarters containing the names of all recipients of this award and the year in which they received it. The plaque consists an aluminum design with black enamel lettering and featuring a sculptured bas-rehef portrait of Lowrie B. Sargent, Jr., a 3-inch ASTM disk, and 3-inch disk reading Committee D02. Wording on the plaque is:
The Lowrie B. Sargent, Jr. Award
Committee D02 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants
In memory of his outstanding leadership as Chairman of Committee from 1966 to 1975, and as a
member of the ASTM Board of Directors from 1974-1977.
Dedicated September 21, 1982.
Donated by Alcoa.
The award plaque mounted at headquarters was initially financed by funds donated by the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA). The annual fee for engraving name-plates will be the responsibility of the Committee through the D02 fund.
Annual engraving fees for the recipients lucite block is the responsibility of Committee D02.
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