Eminent Service Award

The Eminent Service Award honors those persons who have rendered extraordinary and/or distinguished long-term service to the Academy.  It was first presented in 1960.  Nominations can be made by any member of the Academy to the Chair of the Awards Committee. The Awards Committee then makes its recommendation to the Board of Directors.

Past Award Recipients

  • 2013 - Louis J. Catania
  • 2012 - Richard E. Weisbarth and Joe Yager
  • 2011 - Thomas L. Lewis
  • 2010 - Not Awarded
  • 2009 - Joan Exford and Donald Korb
  • 2008 - Not Awarded
  • 2007 - Anthony Cullen
  • 2006 - N. Rex Ghormley, Robert D. Newcomb, Louis Warshaw
  • 2005 - Melvin D. Wolfberg, Stanley J. Yamane
  • 2004 - Anthony Adams, Mark Bullimore, Feike Grit
  • 2003 - Sally M. Dillehay, Michael G. Harris
  • 2002 - Irvin M. Borish, John D. Perry
  • 2001 - Allan N. Freid, Edward K. Walker, Frederick U. Baublitz
  • 2000 - Robert Koetting
  • 1999 - Andrew Field
  • 1998 - Judith A. Clay, Brien A. Holden, O. Joseph Bebber Jr., Sam Quintero, Mitchell Samek
  • 1997 - Fredric Rosemore
  • 1996 - David Lewis
  • 1995 - Alden N. Haffner, Milton J. Kalafa, Maurice G. Poster
  • 1994 - Frank A. Brazelton, J. Boyd Eskridge, Morris Kirschen
  • 1993 - Donald G. Pitts
  • 1991 - Richard L. Hopping, William M. Lyle
  • 1982 - John N. Schoen
  • 1979 - Harold M. Fisher
  • 1978 - Robert E. Bannon
  • 1977 - Harold Simmerman, Grace Weiner
  • 1975 - Merton C. Flom, Mervyn H. Kauhl
  • 1961 - Daniel G. Hummel
  • 1960 - Paul Yarwood