Awards and Nomination Information

The College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) wants to expedite nominations from its faculty and staff for college, university, and extramural awards for its own faculty, staff, students, alumni, emeritus faculty, and friends. Awards below are organized by award categories and deadline dates.

Development of the awards pages will be ongoing.

Faculty and staff are encouraged to help us make the listing as comprehensive as possible.

March 15 deadline for all awards

Awards Committee Members
Brooke Boren
Pam Miller
Mark Marsalis
Pete Mitchell
Steven Guldan
Magdalena Media
Yesenia Palma-Dominguez


College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Awards

ACES Open Awards

Distinguished Service and Research Awards

ACES College Top Awards

For Outstanding Community Leaders

ACES Department Awards

March 1 Deadline
Awardees are selected by the awarding ACES departments.

  • Outstanding High School Agriculture Teacher Award

ACES Student Awards

March 30 Deadline - Spring honorees
October 30 Deadline - Fall honorees


The deadline is to be determined by the NMSU Alumni Association


New Mexico State University Awards

For detailed information on many of the following awards see the Awards and Honors page in the College of Business web site and the Teaching Academy Faculty Awards Page

NMSU Staff Awards include:

  • Ralph B. Crouch Memorial Award
  • Service Awards
  • Stephen W. and Robert E. Roberts Memorial Staff Award
  • We C.A.R.E. Award

Outside Entity Awards

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Mentor Awards


Faculty & Staff Awards - Yesenia Palma-Dominguez
Phone: 575-646-5848
Email: ypalma@nmsu.edu

Student Awards - Janie Wagoner
Phone: 575-646-1109
Email: wagoner@nmsu.edu