Awards/Fellows

Young Forester Leadership Award

The Young Forester Leadership Award recognizes outstanding leadership by a young forestry professional in the development and promotion of an individual program or project, or for a sustained leadership role benefiting the practice of forestry and SAF. The award is presented at the SAF national convention and includes a honorarium of $500, complimentary convention registration, and up to $500 is available to cover travel expenses.

Eligibility

Nominees must be SAF members and under 40 years of age at close of nomination due date

Criteria

Evaluation will be based on:
Outstanding leadership in the profession
Outstanding leadership in SAF
Sustained leadership roles benefiting the practice of forestry

Nominations

Your nomination packet must include:
Three letters of endorsement addressing the award criteria.
A biographical sketch 
Recent, digital headshot photograph of a minimum 300 dpi.

2016 Young Forester Leadership Award Recipient

Award YearRecipient
2016Ms. Francesca Cafferata Coe61058