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Awards

Society Awards      Scientific Awards      Division Awards      Student Awards

A.R. Baldwin Distinguished Service

Sevim Erhan, USDA, ARS, ERRC, USA

Recognizes long-term, distinguished service to AOCS in positions of significant responsibility. The Society's highest service award. Sponsored by Cargill. 

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AOCS Award of Merit

Masaki Tsumadori, Retired, Japan

Recognizes an AOCS Member who has displayed leadership in administrative activities, meritorious service on AOCS committees or performed an outstanding activity or service. 

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AOCS
Fellows

Fred Eller, USDA, ARS, NCAUR, USA
Lars Reimann, Eurofins Scientific Inc, USA

Recognizes achievements in science or extraordinary service to the Society.

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Supelco
AOCS Research

N.A. Michael Eskin, University of Manitoba, Canada

Recognizes outstanding original research in fats, oils, lipid chemistry or biochemistry.  Sponsored by MilliporeSigma, a subsidiary of Sigma-Aldrich Corp.

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Stephen S. Chang

Dharma R. Kodali, University of Minnesota, USA

Recognizes a scientist, technologist or engineer who has made decisive accomplishments in research for the improvement or development of products related to lipids. Provided by the Stephen and Lucy Chang endowed fund.

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AOCS Young Scientist Research 

Bingcan Chen, North Dakota State University, USA

Recognizes a young scientist who has made a significant and substantial research contribution in one of the areas represented by the Divisions of AOCS. Sponsored by the International Food Science Centre A/S. 

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Alton E. Bailey

Tong Wang, University of Tennessee, USA

Recognizes outstanding research and/or exceptional service in the field of lipids and associated products.  

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ANA Division
Herbert J. Dutton 

J. Thomas Brenna, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

Recognizes an individual who has made signifi cant contributions to the analysis of fats, oils and related products.  

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BIO Division
Ching Hou Biotechnology 

Jun Ogawa, Kyoto University, Japan

Recognizes a scientist, technologist or leader who has made contributions to the advancement of the Biotechnology Division's area of interest.

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EAT Division
Timothy L. Mounts 

Recognizes research related to the science and technology of edible oils or derivatives in food products, which may be basic or applied in nature.

Nominations are closed.

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EAT Division
Outstanding Achievement

Recognizes a scientist, technologist or leader who has made significant contributions to the Division’s area of interest or to the advancement of edible oils. 


Nominations are closed.

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H&N Division
Ralph Holman Lifetime Achievement

Richard P. Bazinet, University of Toronto, Canada

Recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the Division’s area of interest, or whose work has resulted in major advances in health and nutrition.

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H&N Division
New Investigator Research

Andrew J. Clulow, Monash University, Australia

Recognizes a young scientist who is making significant and substantial research contributions in one of the areas represented by the Health and Nutrition Division of AOCS.

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IOP Division
ACI/NBB Glycerine Innovation

Recognizes outstanding achievement for research in new applications for glycerine with emphasis on commercial viability. Sponsored by the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) and the National Biodiesel Board (NBB).

Nominations are closed.

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PCP Division 
Lifetime Achievement 

Keshun Liu, US Department of Agriculture, USA

Recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of protein and co-products through research and applications. 

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PRO Division
Distinguished Service

Scott Bloomer, American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS), USA

Recognizes and honors outstanding and meritorious service to the oilseed processing industry.

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S&D Division
Samuel Rosen Memorial

Jean-Louis Salager, Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela

Recognizes a surfactant chemist for significant advancement or application of surfactant chemistry principles. Initiated by Milton Rosen and this Division.

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S&D Division
Distinguished Service

Phillip K. Vinson, Procter & Gamble, USA

Recognizes outstanding and commendable service to the surfactants, detergents and soaps industry.  

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AAOCS Section
Scientific Excellence in Lipid Research

Surinder Singh, CSIRO Agriculture and Food, Australia

Recognizes a scientist from within the Australasian region that has made a significant research contribution towards fats and oils research, either cumulative or one major advancement.

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Honored Student

Yang Lan, North Dakota State University, USA
Marnie Newell, University of Alberta, Canada
Lirong Xu, Jiangnan University, China
Bingjing Zheng, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USA

Recognizes graduate students in any area of fats and lipids. To receive the award, a candidate must remain a registered graduate student and must not have received a graduate degree or have begun career employment before the Society’s Annual Meeting.

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Hans Kaunitz

Recognizes a student conducting research related to fats, oils and detergent technology. 

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Lipid Chemistry and Nutrition

Hualu Zhou, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USA

Recognizes outstanding performance and achievement of a graduate student conducting research in lipid chemistry and nutrition. Sponsored by Seawit Co., Inc.

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Lipid Processing and Biotechnology

Recognizes outstanding performance and achievement of a graduate student conducting research in lipid processing and biotechnology. Sponsored by Myande Group Co., Inc.

Nominations are closed.

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Ralph H. Potts Memorial Fellowship

Parichat Phaodee, University of Oklahoma, USA

Recognizes a graduate student conducting research related to fatty acids and their derivatives, such as long-chain alcohols, amines and other nitrogen compounds. Sponsored by AkzoNobel, Inc. 

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D.Snoke

Thomas H. Smouse Memorial Fellowship

Deena B. Snoke, The Ohio State University, USA

Recognizes a graduate student doing research in areas of interest to AOCS. Sponsored by Archer Daniels Midland Foundation, AOCS Foundation, AOCS, and the family and friends of Dr. Smouse

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AOCS Division Student Awards

Nominations for the Biotechnology, Phospholipid and Processing Division Student Awards are still open.

Deadline to nominate is January 22.

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