Associate of Honour
Persons who have rendered distinguished service to horticulture
For Associate of Honour of the Royal New Zealand Institute of Horticulture AHRIH(NZ).
This is the highest award conferred by the RNZIH, and limited to no more than 60 individuals. Nominations are active and considered for three years. Nominees need not be members of the Institute. Nominations can be made by the National Executive, a Branch, or by an elected Associate of Honour (do not approach the person being nominated).
Nominations should address the following headings:
- Personal; qualifications, awards, etc.
- Horticultural experience
- Participation in professional organisations
- Special conditions indicating distinguished service to horticulture.
Closing date: 31 December each year.