Honoring the Leaders of our Profession
One of the objectives of the ISPLS is to “honor the leaders in the science of surveying.” We do this by offering annual awards for Surveyor of the Year; Distinguished Service Award; Friend of Society and Special Recognition.
Criteria for Nomination and Selection of Honorees
Award for distinguished service to the land surveying profession
(a) A nomination for the Distinguished Service to the Land Surveying Profession Award shall be presented to the Board prior to the December meeting of the Board.
(b) A record and biographical sketch in writing shall accompany the nomination.
(c) The Board shall not take action on such nominations prior to the December meeting.
(d) The Distinguished Service Award shall be awarded only when the Board feels that such award is justified.
(e) The following minimum requirements must be met to qualify for the Distinguished Service Award:
Surveyor of the Year award
(a) Nomination for the Surveyor of the Year Award shall be presented to the Board prior to the November meeting of the Board.
(b) A record and biographical sketch in writing shall accompany the nomination. Said record shall include, but not be limited to, the following information:
(c) The recipient of the Surveyor of the Year Award shall be selected from the nominees by the Board prior to the annual meeting.
Friend of the Society
The Idaho Society of Professional Land Surveyors seeks to honor individuals whose works has consistently and significantly contributed to the profession of land surveying and/or the benefit of the society.
Nominations shall be submitted to the Board prior to the fall Board meeting.