LIWC Awards

The Livestock Insect Workers Conference (LIWC) is pleased to offer the following awards to its members.

For more information, please contact Sonja L. Swiger at slswiger at ag.tamu.edu.

Industry Appreciation Award

Selection is based on the following criteria: *

  1. Career employment with industry in the area of livestock entomology. *
  2. Active participation in the joint meeting of the LIWC and the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology meeting in Madison, WI July 2019.
  3. A dedicated spokesperson for the profession.
  4. An individual who has made significant contributions to animal health and productivity through livestock entomology.

*   Nominees may not be previous recipients of the LIWC Lifetime Achievement Award in Livestock Entomology, or be full-time employees of universities, government agencies, or extension organizations.

Nominations are limited to two single space pages; font size 12, with at least one inch margins. Nominations must be received by April 17, 2019. The award recipient will be selected by LIWC Elected Representatives and the Local Arrangements Committee.

 Please e-mail nominations to Sonja Swiger at slswiger@ag.tamu.edu

Lifetime Achievement Award in Livestock Entomology

Selection is based on the following criteria: *

  1. A career livestock entomologist actively pursuing research and/or extension.
  2. Active participation in the joint meeting of the LIWC and the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology meeting in Madison, WI July 2019.
  3. A dedicated spokesperson for the profession.
  4. An individual who has made significant contributions to animal health and productivity through livestock entomology.

*   Nominees may not be previous recipients of the LIWC Industry Appreciation Award, or be full-time employees of pharmaceutical or animal health companies.

Nominations are limited to two single space pages; font size 12, with at least one inch margins. Nominations must be received by April 17, 2019. The award recipient will be selected by LIWC Elected Representatives and the Local Arrangements Committee.

Please e-mail nominations to Sonja Swiger at slswiger@ag.tamu.edu

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