ADS/Hancor Soil and Water Engineering Award honors contributions to the advancement of soil and water engineering. Contributions may be in teaching, research, planning, design, construction, management or development of materials. Donate.

Advancement of Surface Irrigation Award honors individuals and projects for significant contributions to surface irrigation. Donate.

A.W. Farrall Young Educator Award honors the outstanding success motivating the application of engineering principles to the problems of agricultural engineering. it is awarded to an individual under the age of 40 at the time of selection. Donate

Boyd-Scott Graduate Research Award recognizes M.S. and Ph.D. students for excellence in the conduct and presentation of research to build the knowledge base needed by engineers who design equipment, facilities, and processes for the sustainable operation of a biological system. Donate.

Evelyn E. Rosentreter Standards Award recognizes and honors individuals for exemplary standards work and supports activities that will improve the availability and use of asabe consensus standards. Donate.

Cyrus Hall McCormick-Jerome Increase Case Gold Medal Award honors exceptional and meritorious engineering achievement in agriculture that has resulted in new concepts, products, processes or methods that advanced the development of agriculture. Donate.

G.B. Gunlogson Countryside Engineering Award honors outstanding engineering contributions to the development and improvement of the countryside and provides support for the asabe fountain wars and open environmental student design competitions. Donate.  

Gale A. Holloway Professional Development Award encourages and recognizes outstanding leadership and active involvement by an asabe member early in their career. Donate.

Heerman Sprinkler Irrigation Award honors those professionals in research, development, extension, education or industry that have made significant contributions to the improvement of efficient and effective sprinkler irrigation. Donate.

Henry Giese Structures and Environment Award honors distinguished service in advancing the knowledge and science of agricultural structures and environment. Donate.

Idea Award (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access) recognizes outstanding contributions by an individual or group to asabe-related programs of education, research, extension, development, consultation, or technology transfer that have resulted in significant improvement within the parameters of inclusion, diversity, equity and access for under-represented groups and which have led the society in fostering a welcoming and safe community for all members.

James R. & Karen A. Gilley Academic Leadership Award seeks to honor and recognize annually an asabe member who is currently providing outstanding academic leadership while serving as department head/chair of a biological and agricultural engineering department (or similarly named department) in the united states that presently has an abet accredited agricultural/biological engineering program. Donate.

John Deere Gold Medal Award honors achievement through engineering for improved manipulation, use and conservation of soil-water resource, and that has resulted in applications of a new concept, product, art or science that advanced the development of agriculture. Donate.

K.K. Barnes Student Paper Competition Award provides a lasting memorial, honoring his dedication to students and to his profession. Donate.

Kishida International Award honors outstanding contributions to engineering-mechanization-technological programs of education, research, development, consultation, or technology transfer that have resulted in significant improvements outside the united states. Donate.

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. Donate.

Larry W. Turner Young Extension Professional Award is awarded to an individual under the age of 40 at the time of selection. the award recognizes outstanding success in motivating people to acquire knowledge, skills and understanding to improve agricultural operations. Donate.

Massey Ferguson Education Gold Medal Award honors those whose dedication to the spirit of learning and teaching in the field of agricultural engineering has advanced our agricultural knowledge and practice, and whose efforts serve as an inspiration to others. Donate.

Mayfield Cotton Engineering Award honors outstanding contributions to the cotton industry. Donate.

Netafim Award for Advancements in Microirrigation honors and recognizes annually an asabe member who is providing excellence in research, development, extension, education or industry who has made significant contributions in the ability to utilize and adapt microirrigation technology at an appropriate scale for any given level of production technology. Donate.

New Holland Young Researcher Award recognizes dedication to the use of scientific methodology to seek out facts or principles significant to agricultural engineering. it is awarded to a person under the age of 40 at the time of selection. Donate.

PEI Professional Engineer of the Year Award recognizes a licensed engineer who has made outstanding contributions to the engineering profession, the public welfare, and/or humankind. Donate.

Pharos of Alexandria Global Learning Award seeks to honor and recognize annually an outstanding undergraduate upper-class level (junior/senior) or graduate asabe student member who exhibits interest in engineering problems and global learning outreach. Donate.

Rain Bird Engineering Concept of the Year Award honors an engineer or engineering team for unique contributions to the development or advancement of a new engineering concept. Donate.

Robert E. Stewart Engineering Humanities Award honors a graduate or undergraduate student who is a student member of asabe at the time of nomination for outstanding contributions to the profession and the humanities. Donate.

Roger R. and Laura M. Yoerger Preprofessional Engineer of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding undergraduate student member of asabe who has excelled scholastically and who has been a leader in the local, regional, and international communities as demonstrated by activities and offices held at each level. Donate.

SMV Technologies Ergonomics, Safety and Health Award is to encourage and to recognize outstanding contributions which advance agricultural and biological safety and health. these contributions shall have been either in the form of notable performance, product innovation, program innovation, research, design education promotion, published literature and/or special actions which have served to advance agricultural and biological safety and health. Donate.

Sukup Global Food Security Award recognizes the enhancement of food security by innovative engineering or the application of engineering in the production and distribution of food, including the storage and handling of grains, oilseeds, and other food products. Donate.

Sunkist Young Designer Award is awarded to an individual under the age of 40 at the time of selection. this award honors the development or creation of a technical plan that is materially influencing agricultural engineering progress, as evidenced by use in the field. Donate.


The following funds are non-endowed:

AGCO National Student Design Competition Award Fund encourages undergraduate students to participate in the basic design of an engineering project useful to agriculture. Donate.

International Food Engineering Award Fund established to honor those who have made engineering contributions in research, development or design of food processes significant to the food industry; or in outstanding leadership, management or education to advance the food engineering profession. Donate.