Award of Merit

The IPPS Eastern Region honors it’s own once a year at the annual conference. Nominations of worthy candidates may be submitted at any time but in order to be considered for the 2017 balloting, nominations must be received by August 15, 2017. Contact Recognition Committee Chair Brian Decker to make a nomination:  You can see the list of past recipients below.

The Award of Merit

The Award of Merit is the most prestigious award bestowed on a member by the Eastern Region of the International Plant Propagators’ Society. The Award of Merit is made to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the field of plant propagation and production.This can be in the form of scientific discovery or the application of facts to the propagation and production of plants, development of new practices or techniques, services rendered to the science and practice of plant propagation and production, or extraordinary service to the Society.