This award acknowledges the technical and scientific merit of professionals with outstanding contributions to the development of Brazilian aviculture.
Concerning the awards
1st Article – At each yearly FACTA Conference, the foundation delivers the following award:
FACTA Award – Professional of the Year: awarded to a technical/scientific professional of outstanding merit.
All professionals with links to aviculture can make nominations by offering a justification and sending a summarized CV of the nominee.
Concerning the regulations
2nd Article – The Judging Comittee will be comprised of all members of the technical council of FACTA and one extra member nominated by the Curating Council.
3rd Article – Nominations must be sent to FACTA until March 31, 2023 through the formulary below. Nominations are only valid when containing a CV.
4th Article – The award winner will be announced during the yearly FACTA Conference.
5th Article – The awarded professional will only be able to receive the award again after 5 years.
Concerning the prize
6th Article – The winner of the award shall receive a Certificate of Merit for the FACTA Award of Professional of the Year and will be exempt from the registration fee for the FACTA Conference.
Sole paragraph: No appeal will be accepted after the nominations, and any questions that arise will be dealt with in the course of the ordinary meetings of FACTA’s technical council.