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MRS Woody White Service Award

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Purpose

The MRS Woody White Service Award honors outstanding individuals who have embodied the Materials Research Society’s Mission, Vision and Values for an egalitarian interdisciplinary community advancing materials science and technology to improve the quality of life. It may be given in recognition of long-term, impactful service to the Society, as well as for special projects/programs that significantly impacted the Society.

The nomination site is open July 1 - August 2.

The Award

The award consists of a certificate and a lifetime MRS membership, as well as Meeting registration waiver and a travel stipend to attend the MRS meeting at which the award is presented.

Nomination Information

Rules and eligibility, nomination package requirements and more are available here.

   

MRS Woody White Service Award Recipients

Eric Stach

Eric Stach—2020






Terry Aselage

Terry Aselage—2019






Ashley White

Ashley White—2018






Monica Jung De Andrade

Monica Jung de Andrade—2017










Prior to the establishment of the MRS Woody White Service Award
 in December 2015, the MRS President presented a “Woody Award” to a volunteer that the president selected “in recognition of outstanding service and dedication on behalf of MRS as exemplified by Woody White, MRS President, 1984.”  In 2015, the Board voted to replace the prior Woody Award with the MRS Woody White Service Award.