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Lalit and Aruna Verma Award for Excellence in Global Engagement


2017 Recipient- Bill A. Stout



The Lalit and Aruna Verma Award for Excellence in Global Engagement recognizes outstanding contributions made towards global advancement and recognition of the profession of agricultural and biological engineering, and excellence in global engagement and international education, outreach, and/or research. 

It will be presented each year at the ASABE Annual International Meeting and/or at an ASABE global engagement event.

The award shall be given annually. If in any given year no nomination is deemed worthy by the review committee, no award shall be given that year. All nominations of candidates made in any year shall be considered for a period of at least three years going forward.

Lalit and Aruna Verma endowed this award in 2016 and it was first awarded in 2017.

Submission Deadline: October 31st.

Nomination Instructions: The award nomination form, and letters of support should be submitted to the Awards Administrator in electronic format only. Letters of support may be included with the nomination form or sent separately.


Nomination Form

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