Douglas Drennan II Legacy Award
This award will recognize an outstanding person in the aquaculture industry and community. The award would recognize an individual who has both professionally and personally contributed to the aquaculture industry through improving technology, innovation and/or process and demonstrated a personal commitment to the aquaculture community, especially students. Nominees would not necessarily have to be a USAS member.
|2015||Douglas Drennan II|
Distinguished Early Career Award
The Distinguished Early Career Award recognizes an individual who has been involved with U.S. Aquaculture for 10 years or less. This award recognizes outstanding leadership or innovation in research, education, extension or industry development in the field of aquaculture. This award specifically emphasizes sigificant personal contributions made to further advance U.S. aquaculture.
|2017||Benjamin H. Beck & Rafael Cuevas Uribe|
Distinguished Service Award
The Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual who has made outstanding personal contributions to the U.S. WAS Chapter and/or the U.S. aquaculture industry. This award emphasizes significant leadership and overall impact in research, education, extension, or industry development in the field of aquaculture.
Distinguished Life-time Achievement Award
The Distinguished Life-time Achievement Award recognizes an individual who has made contributions and broad impacts throughout his/her career to aquaculture in the United States through research, education, extension and/or industry development. This award recognizes a long-time commitment of service to aquaculture that is deemed highly significant and enduring.
|2011||Fred W. Wheaton|