Other Non-ESA Entomology Awards

The following entomological awards are offered by other organizations and may be of interest to ESA members. ESA does not administer these awards, so please direct inquiries to the affiliations below. If you know of an award that would be of interest to entomologists and would like it to appear on this page, please write to awards@entsoc.org.


The World Food Prize
The World Food Prize is awarded for a specific, exceptionally significant, individual achievement at any point along the full range of the food production and distribution chain.  To submit a nomination, please visit this form. Nominations are due May 1, 2013.

Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application
The $10,000 Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application
, endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation, will be presented every October in Des Moines, Iowa, by the World Food Prize Foundation. To nominate a deserving individual, please visit this form. Nominations are due June 30, 2013.

Fresh Start Reimbursement Program
PestExterminator.com is proud to offer our very first reimbursement program for two aspiring pesticide applicators pursuing training and certification in a Pesticide Safety Education Pro-gram (PSEP). This reimbursement program is specifically designed to assist individuals who have encountered setbacks in life and want to start anew in the pesticide industry. Veterans and others who display a strong desire to start their own pest control business are encour-aged to apply.  Application period is April 1, 2013 – August 1, 2013.  Details & application instructions can be found at http://www.pestexterminator.com/fresh-start/


Entomological Society of America Awards and Honors
Deadlines July 1, 2013!