Application for Membership in CSAS Applicant’s Signature: (Please print all information) Membership (circle one) Name Regular $85.00 Title (circle one): Mr. / Mrs. / Ms. / Dr. Retired Student (Full-time students; must be $45.00 $15.00 An invitation Address confirmed by department head) to join the Signature of Department Head Subscription to the Canadian Journal of Animal Science Telephone Fax Print Print + - Canadian - Foreign - Canadian $45.00 46.00 $50.00 Canadian - Foreign 51.00 Society of electronic E-mail Electronic - Canadian $39.00 - Foreign 39.00 Employer (GST/HST# 106689094RT) Canadian Animal residents add 5% GST, except for NB, NF and NS add 13% HST (on journal only) Present position Total (membership, newsletter, subscription) Areas of special interest (circle all appropriate areas): 1 Teaching Industry Research Administration Extension International Agriculture Payment method □ Cheque (make payable to CSAS) Science Beef Swine Poultry □ Visa □ MasterCard 2 Horses Dairy Sheep Nutrition Physiology Breeding & Credit card number Expiry date 3 Forage Management genetics Meats Lactation Endocrinology Behaviour Growth & Molecular biology Name of cardholder (please print) development Signature Name of Recommending Member (optional): Please send completed form to: CSAS, 280 Albert Street, Suite 900 Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5G8 Canada or fax (613) 594-5190 Mission of CSAS Advantages of Membership in CSAS CSAS Awards To facilitate the discovery and dissemination of Membership in CSAS provides significant Fellowship Award This is the highest honour bestowed by knowledge in animal science for the benefit of professional benefits for members: the Society to members who have made an outstanding society. Reduced registration costs at the national contribution in any field of animal agriculture. annual meeting. The annual meeting includes Award for Excellence in Nutrition and Meat Sciences This Objectives of CSAS technical and scientific papers, symposia, and award is made to recognize excellence in teaching, Provide opportunities for members to discussion of general problems influencing research, or technology transfer in the area of animal exchange ideas about research, teaching, and the animal industry as well as the business nutrition or meat science. extension in animal science. affairs of the Society. Award for Technical Innovation in Enhancing Production Promote public policy related to animal Society website (www.csas.net). of Safe Affordable Food (Sponsored by Elanco) This science and the industry. Membership directory. award recognizes excellence in technical innovation and teaching with particular emphasis in the fields of Provide information on scientific issues and Optional print and/or electronic subscription biotechnology, genetics, physiology and animal public policy related to the animal industries. to the Canadian Journal of Animal Science which behaviour. The recipient has demonstrated a contribution is edited by the CSAS and published four to the production of safe and affordable food. CSAS and CSAS History times a year (journal website: www.nrc.ca/aic- AIC fellowship recipients are ineligible. The Canadian Society of Animal Science journals). originated from Eastern and Western sections award recognizes the Young Scientist Award This Reduced journal subscription rates. achievements of new members of the research formed over 70 years ago. The Western Canadian Society of Animal Production was organized in Reduced page charges for published community who have demonstrated excellence in any 1925 with Professor Sackville from the University manuscripts in the CJAS. area of animal science. of Alberta as its first president. The following year Society and AIC sponsored awards. Animal Industries Award in Extension and Public Service saw the formation of the Eastern Society of Opportunities to participate as consultants in Awarded to recognize outstanding service to the animal Animal Production with Professor Toole from the AIC International Programs. industries of Canada in technology transfer, leadership, Ontario Agricultural College as its first president. and education in animal science. Establishment of contacts within a professional society. Honorary Life Memberships These awards recognize A national executive was established in 1951, and active members who have recently retired and have in 1971, the name of the Society was changed to shown support of the CSAS aims and objectives. the Canadian Society of Animal Science. The Organization and Membership Graduate Student Paper Competition Awards These Society was incorporated in 1985 and is an The Canadian Society of Animal Science is a Association Member of the Agricultural Institute awards are made to the top three presentations during the national organization with an elected executive Graduate Student Competition at the national annual of Canada (AIC). Further details on the Society committee. CSAS is an Associate Member of the are contained in the Official History of the Society meeting. AIC. 1925 - 1980, prepared by K. Rasmussen and Graduate Student Poster Competition Award This award published by the CSAS, and on the CSAS web Membership is open to persons currently or is made for the best poster presentation at the national page. previously employed in research, teaching, annual meeting. administration, extension, production, marketing, Undergraduate Awards These are awarded by the Society or otherwise interested in any field pertaining to to recognize superior academic achievement during the www.csas.net the animal industry. There are three categories for first three years of study within each of the Faculties of membership including regular members, retired Agriculture at each Canadian university. members, and student members (undergraduate or graduate).