Nomination for Fellow of the Society

Purpose

The Board of the Australian Society of Viticulture and Oenology (ASVO) elects Fellows from among its Members who have made a particularly outstanding and meritorious contribution to the grape and wine industry.

The purpose of the honorary membership category of Fellow of the Australian Society of Viticulture & Oenology is to recognise the exemplary contribution by a Member to the Society and to the discipline and/or profession of Viticulture and/or Oenology.

Criteria

Criteria for the honorary membership category of Fellow are set out in Clause 6.4 of the ASVO Constitution.

In summary, a Nominee must satisfy the Board of Directors that he or she meets the following three criteria:

  1. Has achieved at least 10 continuous years of full membership at the time of nomination.
  2. Has made a substantial contribution to the industry through activities that reflect the aims and activities of the ASVO.
  3. Have made a significant positive impact on the public and the Industry

Nomination

The ASVO Fellows Committee consider all eligible nominations for the honorary membership category of Fellow of the ASVO and recommend nominees for election to this membership category to the Board of Directors on an annual basis.

The Fellow Nomination Guidelines is designed to assist Nominee’s, Nominators and Referees when completing the Fellow Nomination Form. Please read this document carefully to ensure that your nomination complies with these requirements.

Download the Fellow nomination guide here.

Completed nominations

Completed nominations should be sent in confidence by 30 August each year to:

Private and confidential
The Fellows Committee
The Australian Society of Viticulture & Oenology Limited
Cnr Botanic & Hackney Road
Adelaide 5000

or by email : [email protected]

or submitted below.

Nomination for Fellow of the Society

  • 1. Nominator

    Must be a Member, or Fellow of the ASVO.
  • 2. Seconder

    Must be a Member, or Fellow of the ASVO
  • 3. Referee

    Must be an expert in the Nominee’s field of work, but does not have to be a Member of the ASVO. Typically, this Referee would be in a position to comment on the quality of the Nominee’s professional work.
  • 4. Name of the Nominee

    The person you wish to put forward for consideration by the Fellows committee.
  • 5. Supporting statement

    Please provide, a statement of the nominee's contribution to the industry through activities that reflect the aims and activities of the ASVO. Please ensure that you have addressed the criteria outlined in section 2 of the Nomination Guidelines.