The AES Electrophoresis Society Distinguished Service Award honors individuals that have had significant long-term involvement with the society and made a considerable effort toward its success and growth. Typically, that person will have served with excellence in many different capacities and will have contributed to the continuing success of the society through consistent dedication.
Typically, one award is presented every other year. The Awards Committee can present additional awards as necessary upon a formal request from the president. The Distinguished Service Award is presented at the AES Annual Meeting. The recipient of the award will receive one complementary registration for the annual meeting where the award will be presented, a plaque, and a certificate of lifetime membership in the society.
All members of the AES Electrophoresis Society are encouraged to submit a nomination. The nominator must be a member of the society at the time of nomination. The nomination consists of 1) Nominator’s name and contact info, 2) a one-page nomination letter emphasizing the candidate’s involvement with the society, and 3) current contact information for the candidate. Self-nominations are not allowed.
Nominations must be submitted electronically to the chair of the Awards Committee. Deadline for submission is December 1st of each year.