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The Mid-Atlantic Mosquito Control Association has 3 awards that may be presented at the annual educational conference.

THE ROWLAND E. DORER AWARD

The Rowland E. Dorer Award honors Rowland (Rollie) E. Dorer of Virginia, one of the founding members of the association. Mr. Dorer always emphasized the need for a strong regional association. He was the first president of the MAMCA and was the first recipient of the R.E. Dorer Award, although posthumously. The Rowland E. Dorer Award is awarded to Association members on the basis of their exceptional contributions to mosquito control in the Mid-Atlantic Mosquito Control region.

Dorer Award Nomination Procedure

Rowland E. Dorer
1987
Larry E. Kase
1989
Max M. Askey 
1991
T.Oscar Fultz, Jr.
1992
Martin J. Shockley
1994
L.A. Williams, Jr.
1995
William J. Zawicki
1997
Chester J. Stachecki, Jr.
1998
Richard C. Axtell 
1999
Sue C. Ferguson
2004
Bruce A. Harrison 
2007
William H. Meredith
2008
Gene R. Payne
2009
Nolan H. Newton
2011
Jorge R. Arias
2012
Joseph Conlon
2013
Charlie Pate
2014
Jeffrey L. Heusel
2015

 

THE OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD

The Outstanding Service Award is awarded to Association members for dedicated service and contributions supporting mosquito control and the Association's mission, goals and objectives.

Barry Engber, Sue Ferugson
2002
Jeff Heusel, Dennis Salmen
2005
Parker Whitt
2007
Charlie Pate, Dennis Salmen
2010

 

ANNUAL OUTSTANDING STUDENT AWARD

An Outstanding Student Award has been developed by the association as a means to both recognize the contributions of an individual pursuing studies related to the field of mosquito or vector control and to encourage academic pursuits in disciplines related to same. The award recipient must be a resident of one of MAMCA’s nine member states or must be attending a school of higher learning in one of MAMCA’s nine member states.

Jennifer S. Johnson, Fairfax Co., VA
University of Florida; Master of Science, Entomlogy
2007
Judy Cherepko, Monroe Co., PA
East Stroudsburg University; Master of Science; Biology
2008
T. Zachary Freed, University of Maryland;  Master of Science; Environmental Science and Technology - Wetland Science
2013
Marcelo Schwarz, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Environmental Health Service Doctoral Program
2014

For more information about the award and an application form, please visit the the Conference page.