The ANREP Annual Awards Program is to encourage, support and recognize outstanding natural resource programs. This program strives to foster high standards among its members and help expand the use of high quality, innovative materials and programs by honoring the outstanding members and partners as well as the educational materials and programs they have developed.

Nominations for the 2023 ANREP Awards Program are now open!

Nominations for the 2023 ANREP Awards Program are now open!

Download this year's ANREP Awards Program guide. The guide describes the awards available, dates to be aware of, judging criteria, and helpful hints to submitting awards. Recognition from your peers is always a good CV booster and it just plain feels good too! To apply or nominate a colleague for an ANREP award, please complete the online application form and upload your nomination. All awards must be submitted online. The deadline for the receipt of award submissions is February 26, 2023 5:00 PM Eastern. Late nominations will not be accepted. Please email any questions regarding electronic submission of your entry to

For further information or questions about the awards program, please contact:

Terra Freeman, ANREP Awards Committee Chair,

Nomination deadline: February 26, 2023
Notification of awards: March 22, 2022

2023 ANREP Awards Program Webinar
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2022 Awards Program Winners

Congratulations to the 2022 winners! 125 nominations were received this year. As usual, the submissions were excellent and the 29 member judges worked hard to evaluate and choose the recipients for outstanding educational materials and outstanding achievement.

ANREP Award Categories

ANREP awards recognize faculty who have made outstanding contributions in the following areas:

Achievement Awards
  • Early Career Leadership
  • Distinguished Career Leadership
  • Innovative Program
  • Outstanding Team
  • Service to ANREP
  • Outstanding Regional Collaborator
  • National Partner or Friend of ANREP
  • Amy Grotta and Jim Finley Excellence in Natural Resources Award

Educational Materials Awards
  • Long Publication
  • Short Publication
  • Newsletter/Series of Articles
  • Promotional Materials
  • Televised Conference/Video conference/Webinar/Podcast/Radio
  • Web Sites/social media/online courses