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Roswell Award

Nominations for the Harry C. Rowsell Award will be accepted by the SCAW office until September of the year nominated. The Awards Committee will then select the recipient and the award will be presented at SCAW’s Winter Conference in San Antonio. The Rowsell Award was established by SCAW in 1992 to honor Dr. Rowsell, who is known for his commitment in fostering the dual goals of good science and the humane treatment of animals.

This award is given in honor of Harry Rowsell, OC, DVM, PhD. Dr. Rowsell was the founder and executive director of the Canadian Council on Animal Care and he was a member of the SCAW Board of Trustees from 1983 to 1986. He was also the first recipient of the award.

To nominate a colleague, please send a description of her/his work that you think
exemplifies the commitment to good science and the humane treatment of animals. The nominee can be from the United States or abroad. This description should be limited to one, single spaced, 8-1/2 x 11 page. Additional materials, like a curriculum vita and special project description, may be included. Email, mail or fax the information to SCAW at the address below.

Click here to nominate a colleague for the 2016 Rowsell Award Recipient.

Past Rowsell Award Recipients:

Dr. Franklin M. Loew
Dr. Temple Grandin
Dr. Leo K. Bustad
Dr. Dale F. Schwindaman
Dr. Richard C. Simmonds
Dr. Charles R. McCarthy
Dr. Joe R. Held
Dr. Robert A. Whitney
Dr. Ernest D. Prentice
Dr. Nathan R. Brewer
Dr. W. Ron DeHaven
Dr. Nelson Garnett
Dr. Ian J. H. Duncan
Dr. Steven P. Pakes
Dr. Margaret Landi
Dr. Patricia Brown
Dr. Janet Gonder
Dr. Joseph Bieltzki


To nominate a colleague, please email a description of her/his work that you think exemplifies the commitment to good science and the humane treatment of animals. The nominee can be from the United States or abroad.

Rowsell

SCAW’s Rowsell Award was established in 1992 to honour Dr. Rowsell, who was known for his commitment in fostering the dual goals of good science and the humane treatment of animals. Dr. Rowsell was a member of the SCAW Board of Trustees from 1983 to 1986. He was also the first recipient of the award. The Rowsell Award is given annually to a person who is known for her/his commitment to good science and humane treatment of animals used in research, testing and teaching.