Huvepharma Excellence in Mentorship Award 

Deadline for Submission: February 15

The AAAP Foundation is pleased to announce that the AAAP Excellence in Mentorship Award has been fully funded, due to a significant donation made by Huvepharma to complete this award. The award will now be given each year in perpetuity as the Huvepharma Excellence in Mentorship Award and will recognize AAAP members who demonstrate a passion for mentoring students and fellow colleagues.  One, but not more than two awards can be granted per year.

The Development Committee would like to thank Huvepharma for generously contributing to fund this award, as well as all of the AAAP members who have donated to this award since its inception in 2019.

Qualification Criteria:

The nominee must be a member (any category) of the AAAP and served as a mentor for at least five years.

Awards will be based on the following information:

  1. The cover letter is the letter of nomination. This letter should include a statement of how the AAAP member has been an advisor, guide and teacher to help others within the poultry industry grow and develop both personally and professionally.
  2. At least one, but no more than three seconding letters.
  3. Biographical information 1-education.
  4. Biographical information 2-professional position(s).

Award Winners

2024 Rocio Crespo
2023 David French
2022 Robert Porter
2021 Jarra Jagne
2020 Mark Bland 
2019 Patricia Wakenell