2012 South Dakota Eminent Farmer/Rancher, Homemaker nomination deadline July 23
BROOKINGS, SD – South Dakota State University (SDSU) Eminent Farmer/Ranchers and Homemaker Committee is seeking nominations for SDSU’s Eminent Farmer/Rancher and Homemaker Award Program.
2012 marks the 85th anniversary of the program which was founded in 1927. The intent of this program is to recognize citizens for a lifetime of leadership and service.
The nominees should have made significant contributions to their community, state and nation; and should be known for giving unselfishly of their talent, time and leadership. There is no age requirement, but the nominees must be living. Husband and wife combinations may be nominated, but a separate nomination form is needed for each individual. Up to five letters of reference are also invited.
All nominations must be received by July 23, 2012. Please send nominations to: EFRH Nominations; Attn: Martha Aragon, Dean’s Office, ABS College SDSU, Box 2207, Brookings, SD 57007.
The awards will be presented at SDSU Sept. 21, 2012 by the College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences and the College of Education and Human Sciences.
For questions, or need an application form, contact Emery Tschetter at 605-688-4643.