The John E. Marquis Award shall be presented to the author or authors of the paper on research, engineering or plant practices relating to manufacturing in ceramics and glass published in the prior calendar year (2017) in a publication of the SOCIETY, which is judged to be of greatest value to the members and to the industry. A purpose of the award shall be to encourage and stimulate the writing and publication of such papers in publications of the SOCIETY. All members of the SOCIETY shall be eligible for consideration for the award.
The award consists of a certificate and honorarium.
Nominations may be made by sending the article (electronically is preferred) in its entirety, to Erica Zimmerman (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a statement why the article makes the most valuable contribution to research, engineering or plant practices relating to manufacturing in ceramics and glass for that year and is deserving of the award.