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BANQUET AND AWARD INFORMATION

Please help the West Virginia Chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta make plans for its annual activities and events. We very much want to receive your input.

DUES AND BANQUET RESERVATIONS

Submitting the Dues/Banquet Reservation form is very important. Please confirm your current address and provide your e-mail address to ensure that you remain on the active mailing list. Annual dues are currently $20.00 (retired members pay no dues). Dues help to fund annual scholarships, defray the cost of award citations and plaques, and cover general operating costs of the chapter.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

The generosity of members has resulted in scholarship awards to the outstanding sophomore, junior, and senior in the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design. In addition, the Richard C. Russell Scholarship is awarded to a student in the college who has demonstrated exceptional leadership or service. Please consider making an additional contribution to help fund these scholarships. Please make checks payable to Gamma Sigma Delta, WV Chapter and send reservation forms and checks to the Gamma Sigma Delta, WV Chapter, Treasurer, Melissa Ventura-Marra, 2204 Agricultural Sciences Building, PO Box 6108, Morgantown, WV 26506-6108
E-mail: melissa.marra@mail.wvu.edu

NOMINATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP AND SPECIAL AWARDS

Gamma Sigma Delta depends on participation of active members to keep it vital. Please nominate new members and candidates for special awards using the respective forms provided here. Excerpts from the by-laws related to award criteria provide details about the awards. This recognition shows appreciation of activities by its members and strengthens the mission of the West Virginia Chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta.

Award nominations must be signed and accompanied by appropriate supporting documentation to be considered. You will be notified if your nominee is selected to receive an award. The nominator is responsible for preparing a brief written statement which will be printed on the citation that is presented during the banquet and to introduce the awardee at the Annual Initiation and Awards Banquet.

DECEASED MEMBER RECOGNITION

We would like to recognize recently deceased members of Gamma Sigma Delta at the annual banquet. If you know of members who have recently passed away, please e-mail or send a note with names and brief biographies to the Gamma Sigma Delta, WV Chapter President, c/o HR Scott, WVU-Monongalia County Extension Office, 34 Commerce Dr. Ste 106, Morgantown WV 26501
E-mail:  
hrscott@wvu.edu

2018 AWARDEES

Senior Award
Wijdan Mohamed Naser Dabeek
India Titus
Josef C. Heller

Junior Award

Samuel L. Gary
Nolan R. Holley

Sophomore Award

Senior Faculty
Deborah A. Boone

Junior Faculty 
Matthew T. Kasson

Extension Faculty
Rakesh Chandran

Service to WV Chapter
Debra P. Friend

Russell UG Service/leadership
Brian Young
Audrey Geise

Non-Agriculture, Natural Resources & Design Award of Merit
Dr. Melanie Clemmer