Nomination letter due September 1, 2011
An entrepreneur has possession of a new enterprise, venture, or idea, and assumes significant accountability for the inherent risks and outcomes of the creation.
Those recognized by this award shall be less than 40 years of age and engaged in business or industry based on the Objects of the Association as described in the Constitution:
- To increase knowledge of the application of colorants, chemicals and polymers in the Textile Industry.
- To encourage in any practical way research work on textile design and coloration, chemical processes and materials of importance to the Textile Industry.
- To establish for the members channels by which the interchange of professional knowledge among them may be increased.
The award is not limited to AATCC members. Nominees’ qualifications will be evaluated by the committee without regard to the number of nominations for a particular nominee.
A recognition plaque and a US$500 honorarium are presented at AATCC’s International Conference.
The current chair of the 2011 Young Entrepreneur Award Committee is Ian Hardin from The University of Georgia. Submit nomination letter to:
John Y. Daniels, AATCC
PO Box 12215
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-2215
phone +1 919 549 3522
fax +1 919 549 8933
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