Hall of Fame Award of the College of Agricultural Sciences


To recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions through at least one or more of the broad areas covered by the College of Agricultural Sciences.


The recipients will receive a plaque or other award suitable for display, and their names will be added to the Hall of Fame perpetual plaque which will be displayed by the College of Agricultural Sciences.  Announcement of the award recipient(s) will be made at the College of Agricultural Sciences Dean's Dinner. The event date for 2024 is Thursday, October 17.


Nominees must be living.


Nominees will be evaluated on the basis of their contribution to agriculture and natural resources or activity directly concerned with agriculture and natural resources.  Evidence must reflect excellence in accomplishment and service and cooperative involvement with Oregon State University and the College of Agricultural Sciences. 


  1. The nomination should be sent electronically to Loretta Austin in the Dean's Office, College of Agricultural Sciences. The deadline for 2024 is Monday, May 20.
  2. Supporting documents should not exceed two typewritten pages, including:
    • Brief personal history
    • Summary of major contributions
  3. The Dean will select award recipients in consultation with the Associate Deans.


The awards will be provided by the College of Agricultural Sciences.

Registry of Award Winners