Award Nominations Sought
William T. Cavanaugh Memorial Award
The W. T. Cavanaugh Memorial Award is granted to a person of widely recognized eminence in the voluntary standards system who may or may not be a member of ASTM International. The title of honorary member is bestowed upon recipients of the award. This award honors William T. Cavanaugh, who firmly established ASTM International as the world leader in the development and dissemination of voluntary consensus standards during his service as ASTM CEO. Nominations are due April 1, 2014.
Charles B. Dudley Medal
Nominations of publications for the Charles B. Dudley Medal Award are due April 15, 2014. The society award honors an outstanding contribution that has a widely recognized impact on a particular field of ASTM interest and has been documented in the ASTM literature, either in a paper or group of papers; a Special Technical Publication; or a book from the publication series (manual, data series or monograph).
President’s Leadership Award
Nominations are due Feb. 1, 2014 for the President’s Leadership Award. The award salutes the inspiration and positive contributions of individuals early in their ASTM International careers who have significantly advanced the society’s mission through extraordinary accomplishment, example and vision.
Nominations include a detailed description of the nominee’s accomplishments, vision, leadership and commitment, as well as relevant examples of achievements that fulfill the award’s criteria.
H.R. (Russ) Ogden Award
Nominations are due May 1, 2014 for the 2014 H.R. (Russ) Ogden Memorial Award, which recognizes individuals who have made distinguished contributions to the science and technology of reactive and refractory metals. Nominees need not be ASTM International members.
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