Download PDF Nomination Form.
Please enter ALL of the requested information in the form and on the coversheet (see below). For materials only available in hardcopy, submit SIX (6) copies of both the form and the material to:
Deadline: March 31
For materials only available in hardcopy, submit SIX (6) copies of both the form and the material (for apps, blogs, and websites, only the forms should be entered) to:
Desmond R. Layne, Ph.D.
Professor of Pomology and
Director of AFS/IPS Programs
Department of Horticulture
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6414
Do not send this material to ASHS Headquarters.
For entries available online, send form and link via email to Desmond Layne.
Questions should be directed to Desmond Layne.
Rules for submission of entries:
1. Only one entry may be submitted in a given category by an individual author.
2. Materials submitted for an award must have been published within the previous two calendar years.
Include a coversheet with the following information (required)
Title of entry:
ASHS Member submitting entry:
Person(s) whose name(s) should appear on award certificates:
Check one (only one) category from the list below:
____ Book (>100 pages)
____ Bulletin (31-100 pages)
____ Fact sheet (9-30 pages)
____ Leaflet (1-8 pages)
____ Newsletter (must be published a minimum of 4 times/year for the year submitted. All issues must be submitted.
____ Primarily visual (calendar, poster, etc.)
Non-print entries (If you submit a non-print entry and it wins, you will be asked to prepare a poster with highlights of the material for display at the annual conference.)
____ App ( ___ for I-phone, ___ for Android, ___ for both)
____ Blog (must have at least 12 entries for the year)
____ PowerPoint presentation
Impact statement (up to 100 words in English):
URL corresponding to the website or blog entry (if appropriate):
I ____ need to ____ do not need to have materials returned to me. (check appropriate)
Author must provide return mailing label.