Published by Communications and Public Affairs (519) 824-4120, Ext. 56982 or 53338
January 29, 1999
Nominees sought for T.R. Hillard award
Nominees for the 1999 T.R. Hillard Distinguished Agricultural Extension Award are being sought by the Ontario Agricultural College Alumni Foundation.
Nominations must be submitted by February 28 to the OAC Alumni Foundation, c/o Dean R. J. McLaughlin, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1.
The winner is chosen by a selected committee comprising the OAC dean, deputy minister of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food, presidents of the Ontario institute of Agrologists, Junior Farmers' Association of Ontario and OAC Alumni Association, the chair of the OAC Alumni Foundation and a representative of the Canadian Society of Extension. The award will be made by May 1.
Each nomination should outline the basis of the recommendation and include the signatures of two people familiar with the nominee's extension work.
For information, call (519) 824-4120 Ext. 6513