ASA Recognition Awards

The three categories in ASA’s awards program recognize state association volunteerism, top leadership achievements of five years or more, and significant, long-lasting contributions to the soybean industry over a lifetime. The nomination period is typically open through the end of October annually.

ASA Outstanding State Volunteer Award

Recognizes the dedication and contributions of volunteers with at least three years of volunteer service in any area of the state association operation.

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ASA Distinguished Leadership Award

Distinguished and visionary leadership of ASA or a state soybean association is recognized with this award to either a soybean grower-leader or association staff leader with at least five years of leadership service.

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ASA Pinnacle Award

Provides industrywide recognition of those individuals who have demonstrated lifetime contribution and exemplary long-time leadership within the soybean family and industry.

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For award questions, contact Farris Haley in the ASA office at 1-800-688-7692, ext. 1284, or fhaley@soy.org.