SeedWorld: Future Giant Nomination

  • On April 6, 2017

Do you know an early-career individual who is passionate about the seed industry with the potential to make a significant contribution? Help them become the next Future Giant of the seed industry, an award given each year by Seed World in partnership with the American Seed Trade Association’s (ASTA) Future Seed Executives (FuSE).

The 2017 Future Giant will be announced at ASTA’s 134th Annual Convention June 21-24 in Minneapolis, Minn., and featured in the September issue of Seed World magazine. This is a great opportunity to showcase those who are relatively new to your company, organization or program, who bring a fresh perspective and who are seen as a rising leader.

The program is open to candidates who are:

  1. In graduate or undergraduate programs in post-secondary education and intend to pursue a career in the seed industry


  1. Currently employed by a seed company, laboratory or university and seen as an up and coming leader.
  2. Based in the United States.

The nomination deadline is April 28. Nominations will be judged by Seed World’s Advisory Board, a panel of industry experts.