1. It is preferable, though not required, that the recipient be an active member of the Environmental Division.
2. The recipient would preferably have:
a. served the Environmental Division in an active and exemplary manner
b. served on SME Committees or Boards
c. participated in SME technical programming by chairing sessions or authoring papers of relevance to the Environmental Division
d. significantly contributed to the workings of SME and the Environmental Division
e. established an outstanding reputation for professionalism and accomplishments.
All candidates must be living at the time of selection.