The prestigious Osborne Medal, established in 1926 to recognize distinguished contributions in the field of cereal chemistry, was named after the outstanding protein chemist Thomas Burr Osborne, who received the first award in 1928.
The award consists of an honorarium of $2,000 and a suitably inscribed medal in the form of a plaque. The recipient shall speak at the AACCI Annual Meeting at which the medal is presented. Recipients of the Osborne Medal are also accorded the status of AACCI Fellow.
AACCI Membership is required.
This medal shall be awarded to an individual whose research in the field of cereal chemistry has contributed significantly to the progress of the science.
Submit nominations using the online nomination form.
Completed nomination packets should include:
- A cover letter addressed to AACCI headquarters describing why the nominee is worthy of consideration for the stated award
- At least two and not more than five supporting letters
- Curriculum vitae
- List of publications
- Nominations should address the activities most relevant to the award, with a clear statement of the impact the nominee has had in his/her specific area of expertise.
||Thomas Burr Osborne
||J. Ansel Anderson|
||R. Carl Hoseney