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September 27, 2018 1:56 PM | Deleted user

The Hydrographic Society of America (THSOA) is now taking nominations for the 2019 THSOA Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is a THSOA program that honors individuals who have made significant contributions to hydrographic science and/or to our society. Nominations will close on January 1st, 2019. No further nominations will be accepted after the deadline. THSOA & the Hall of Fame Committee will induct up to three (3) members into the Hall of Fame at the 2019 U.S. Hydrographic Conference (https://thsoa.org/US-Hydro-2019) in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Who May Be Nominated and By Whom

Any THSOA member in good standing may nominate any individual for induction into the Hall of Fame so long as the nominee meets one of the following criteria:

1.       Nominee must have advanced the science of hydrographic surveying.

2.       Nominee must have a distinguished career as a hydrographic surveyor.

3.       Nominee must have a history of service to the hydrographic community and/or to THSOA.

Submitting Nominations

To submit your nominations, please visit http://goo.gl/forms/PHFJOqnTHl and fill out the THSOA Hall of Fame Nominations Form. Your submissions will be sent to Pat Sanders, Chairman of the THSOA Hall of Fame Committee. All nominations must be received no later than January 1st, 2019.

Nomination Process

Once nominations have closed, the Chairman of the Hall of Fame Committee shall gather all nominations received and forward a summary to all Hall of Fame Committee members. The nominations summary will be reviewed by the Hall of Fame Committee members and a short-list will be generated from all nominees submitted to a total of five (5) nominees. The Hall of Fame committee will then cast their vote for the 2019 Hall of Fame nominees.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Pat Sanders, Chairman of the THSOA Hall of Fame Committee at psanders846@gmail.com.

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