American Soybean Association Seeking Nominations for Recognition Awards

The American Soybean Association would like to recognize exceptional soy volunteers and leaders and requests the public’s help with candidate nominations.

During the 2025 Commodity Classic, individuals will be honored for state association volunteerism, distinguished leadership achievements, and long-term, significant contributions to the soybean industry. The nomination period is open through October 25. The ASA Recognition Awards categories include the Outstanding State Volunteer Award, which recognizes individuals who’ve given at least three years of service to their state soybean associations. The Distinguished Leadership Award is given for visionary leadership within ASA or a state soybean association with at least five years of leadership service.

The ASA Pinnacle Award is an industry-wide recognition of individuals who’ve demonstrated the highest level of contribution and lifetime leadership within the soybean industry. All nominations must be received online no later than Friday, October 25. Nominations by telephone, email, and other means will not be accepted.