SCACAA Specialty Awards
Friends of Extension Award
This is the highest award that SCACAA can bestow upon a non-member. The purpose is to recognize outstanding support for Extension educational programming. Recipients may be local, statewide, or national. Any member may nominate someone for this award. This award can be received only once.
|2020||C.H. and Anna E. Lutz Foundation||Senator Thomas C. Alexander||Oconee County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department|
|2018||Dr. Walt McPhail||Tim Jackson||Kirsten Robertson|
|2017||Luther Wannamaker of Wannamaker Wildlife||--||--|
|2016||Kalmia Gardens of Coker College||Thad Williams||Virginia DuBose|
|2015||Quality Deer Management Association's Rack Pack||Dr. John Nelson||Dr. J. Michael Moore|
|2013||Roper Mountain Science Center, Greg Cornwell, Michael Weeks||Mike Keisler||Ed Pappas|
|2009||Chip Blalock||Elwyn Deal||Frank Brown|
|2008||Marian St. Clair||--||--|
|2006||R.D. Morrison||Val Hutchinson||--|
This award recognizes our friends in the media. This includes all forms of print, radio, and television. Any member may make a nomination for this award. This award can be received more than once.
|2020||Mr. John Parris|
|2015||The Morning News (Florence, SC)|
Kristy Rupon - The State
Agriculture Awareness and Appreciation Award
This award is to recognize SCACAA and NACAA members or team of members for outstanding use of Public Relations in Daily Efforts that improves the understanding of agriculture in their communities.
|2018||Mallory Dailey and Charly McConnell|
Search for Excellence Awards
The SCACAA and NACAA Search for Excellence committee offers the following award opportunities to recognize members who have carried out an outstanding extension educational program in the following areas:•4-H Programming
•Environmental Quality, Forestry, and Natural Resources
•Farm and Ranch Business Management
•Sustainable Agriculture Recognition Program
•Young, Beginning. or Small Farmers/Ranchers
Posters showcase SCACAA and NACAA members' work by giving them the opportunity to present posters at the Annual Meeting/Professional Improvement Conference. This award has two categories: applied research and Extension education.
|2021||Kerrie Roach, Zachary Snipes, Justin Ballew, Sarah Scott, Bruce McLean, Tony Melton, Andy Rollins|
|2020||Mallory Dailey, T. Ashley Burns, Anthony J. Savereno, Rick Willey, Anaston Broom||Ryan Bean, David Coyle, Anthony J. Savereno|