The President's Award is bestowed by the Society upon an individual on the basis of outstanding accomplishments pertinent to the goals of the Society. It is awarded to exceptional indidividuals who have demonstrated outstanding service.
|2016 John de la Parra and Annie Virnig for oustanding support and ongoing contributions to the Society.|
|2013 Trish Flaster for oustanding support for Plants and People and her ongoing contributions to the Society.||2012 Michael Balick for oustanding contributions to the Society.|
|2009 Dan Moerman for oustanding contributions to the Society.||2006 Daniel Austin for editorial contributions (Book Reviews) to the journal Economic Botany.|
|1993 Julia F. Morton for oustanding contributions to the Society.||1993 Jorge Léon as organizer of the first international meeting (Mexico City, Mexico).|