Image Credit: Steve Hillebrand, USFWS
The Diversity Award recognizes an individual or organization for outstanding efforts in promoting ethnic and gender diversity in the natural resource professions, especially wildlife conservation and education. Recognized activities may focus on encouraging ethnic and gender diversity in the workforce, academic enrollment, or organizational membership.
Award Nomination Process and Criteria
To nominate an individual for consideration, click here to learn about the criteria and the nomination process. Nomination forms must be submitted by May 1, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST.
Jeramie T. Strickland
2012 (2 awards)
Bruce D. Leopold
Career Discovery Internship – USFWS
Native American Professional Development Program of the Native People’s Wildlife Management Working Group of The Wildlife Society.
Minorities in Natural Resources Committee of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
National Wildlife Federation’s Alaska Women’s Environmental Network
Mamie A. Parker
MeadWestvaco Corporation’s Natural Resource Camp