TAG: Irrigation Foundation

IA award nominations being accepted until Jan. 31

January 9, 2019By

Each year, the Irrigation Association (IA) and the Irrigation Foundation present awards to honor individuals and projects that have made — and continue to make — significant contributions toward the advancement of the industry. Nominations for these awards are due by Jan. 31. The awards open for nomination include the following: The Industry Achievement Award. This award, which is the... read more

Irrigation Foundation announces 2018 E3 winners

November 9, 2018By

The Irrigation Foundation selected 32 winners for the 2018 Irrigation E3 program. This year’s class of 30 students and two educators will receive an education and travel award to the 2018 Irrigation Show and Education Conference, Dec. 3-7, in Long Beach, Calif. Founded in 2012, the E3 program provides students and educators with exposure, experience and education in the irrigation... read more

Nomination process now open for 2019 irrigation awards

October 11, 2018By

The Irrigation Association and Irrigation Foundation opened the nomination process for the 2019 awards program. These awards recognize both individuals and projects that set the standard for making significant contributions to the advancement of the irrigation industry. “Each year, I am excited to see the nominations for all of our awards,” said IA CEO and Foundation Executive Director Deborah Hamlin.... read more

Irrigation Association bestows Industry Achievement and Excellence in Education awards

September 5, 2018By

The Irrigation Association (IA) awarded Jim Klauzer the 2018 Industry Achievement Award. The IA’s highest honor, the Industry Achievement Award was established in 1966 and recognizes an individual whose career demonstrates outstanding contributions to the advancement of the irrigation industry and its products and programs, according to the IA. Klauzer is a sales agronomist with Clearwater Supply in Ontario, Ore., where... read more

2018 Irrigation E3 applications now being accepted

May 30, 2018By

The Irrigation Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018 Irrigation E3 program. Qualifiers for the program include: Students who have expressed an interest in an irrigation-related career path; Students who are enrolled (undergraduate or graduate) at a North American community college, university or similar institution of higher learning; Students who have taken or who are currently enrolled in a... read more

Irrigation Foundation names scholarship winners

April 11, 2018By

Twenty-one students were selected as recipients of the 2018 Irrigation Foundation scholarship program. The student recipients, who are enrolled in associate, bachelor’s and graduate degree programs across the nation, will receive scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,500. Winners of the Irrigation Foundation’s 2018 scholarships include: John Aldrich – Oregon State University; Sarah Atmadja – Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo; Alex Bach... read more