The British Columbia Institute of Agrologists recognizes BCIA registrants who have made outstanding contributions to the field of agrology and to BCIA. The awards are presented annually at the Institute's Annual General Meeting and Conference.
Each year BCIA offers two $1500 scholarships to 3rd or 4th year undergraduate students and graduate students attending a recognized BC post-secondary institute. Many of the BCIA branches support students and local youth interested in the sciences. See Scholarships and Awards
BCIA Award Recipients
Congratulations to the following award recipient(s) for 2019, who were recognized at the BCIA AGM (virtual) on June 11, 2020.
Agrologist of the Year 2019
Awarded to: Dr. Sue Senger, PAg
Mentor of the Year 2019
Not awarded - nominations were not received by the deadline
BCIA awards may be presented in the following categories:
Agrologist of the Year
To recognize and pay tribute to an Agrologist who has made a significant contribution to British Columbia agriculture, natural resource and environmental science. Nomination guidelines for Agrologist of the Year. Past recipients of this award. Send Nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mentor of the Year
To recognize and pay tribute to a member of the British Columbia Institute of Agrologists who espouses the values of being a BCIA mentor. Would be a member of the Branch hosting that years BCIA Conference & AGM. Nomination guidelines for Mentor of the Year. Past recipients of this award. Send Nominations to email@example.com
Distiguished Professional Agrologist Award
To recognize and pay tribute to a member for meritorious service to the BCIA over the recipients career. This award is currently not active. Past recipients of this award.
Honorary Agrologist Award
Council may award honorary registration, for life or such shorter time as council may determine, to any person who has made a substantial contribution to the profession of agrology or to the management, use, and conservation of British Columbia’s natural resources. Past recipients of this award.
BCIA Recognition Award
To recognize and pay tribute to a member of the British Columbia Institute of Agrologists who has demonstrated exemplary service to BCIA. This award is currently not active. Past recipients of this award.