Call for 2018 nominations for the Australian Ceramic Award
The ACS Award is the highest award bestowed by the Australian Ceramic Society. This prestigious Award, inaugurated in 1982, is presented biennially, on the occasion of AUSTCERAM Conferences, to a person (not necessarily a member of our Society) who has contributed in an outstanding way to the profession and practice of ceramics in Australia.
In the past it has been awarded to the following:
1982 Associate Professor E. R. McCartney
1984 Mr E. J. Tauber
1986 Mrs. J. Mansfield
1988 Dr M. V. Swain
1990 Mr D. A. Taylor
1992 Associate Professor R. McPherson
1994 Mr. H. A. Kanost
1996 Dr. K. D. Reeve, A.O.
1998 Mr. P. Faulkner
2000 Associate Professor B. Ben-Nissan
2002 Dr. R H J Hannink
2004 Dr. E.R. Vance
2007 Mr. R. Stead
2009 Dr. D. Perera
2011 Professor Yi-Bing Cheng
2014 Mr R Bowman
2016 Ms C. Inglis
Nominations with full documentation supporting the nominee, may be made by any member or Branch Committee of the Australian Ceramic Society. Nominations should be submitted to the Federal President by 26th October 2018. firstname.lastname@example.org
The judging panel will consist of all members of Federal Council, unless the nominee is on the council, in which case they shall be excluded. Judging will be solely on the basis of documentation submitted, so this should cover all relevant supporting materials, including a full CV, publications list, an argued case by the submitting branch or member and up to a further three 100-word maximum references (together with the names, position, organisation/company, email and phone contact details of the three referees).