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Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman: 

-         J.H. Comstock Award, Entomological Society of America – 1983

-         Eastern Apiculture Society, Outstanding Student in Apiculture Award – 1983

-         Eugenia McDaniel Award, Michigan State University – 1983

-         USDA Secretary’s Award for Service – 1996

-         Western Apiculture Society – Outstanding Service to Beekeeping – 1997

-         J.H. Hambleton Award, Eastern Apiculture Society – 1998

-         PWA - EEO Award for innovation leading to the development of a program to

      use beekeeping to teach career goals in science to young Native Americans, 1998

-         Outstanding College of Agriculture Alumnus, Pennsylvania State University – 2007

-         Armsby Honor Society, Pennsylvania State University -2008


Mona Chambers – USDA Certificate of Appreciation

“For outstanding efforts in bringing beekeeping education and employment

opportunities to Native American Communities.”  January 2004


Diana Sammataro – The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc.

“Hoopingarner Award for the Best Scientific Presentation at the American

Beekeeping Federation Convention.”  March 2004


Last Modified: 4/26/2012