Allegheny SAF

Serving Forests and Foresters of PA WV NJ MD DE

The Allegheny SAF has a membership of 1,100 professional foresters in the five states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. 

Since 1900, the Society of American Foresters has provided access to information and networking opportunities to prepare members for the challenges and the changes that face natural resource professionals.

Allegheny SAF Awards

Below are links to the Allegheny SAF annual awards. 

The deadline for annual award nominations is December 5 . 

Presidential Field Forester

To see the Presidential Field Forester criteria and process go here. Submit the required materials to the Allegheny Board of Directors representative by May 15, of each year.  

Learn more about the Eligibility Criteria, Career Narrative and Timeline for Selection click the link below. 

Contact: Kelsey Delaney or call (866) 897-8720 ext.202.
Webpage: Field Forester Award

Robert W. Bauer Outstanding Service to Forestry

The purpose of this award is to give official recognition to professional achievements in forestry, and to recognize superior service to the Society of American Foresters.

Forester of the Year

The purpose of this award is to give official recognition to current professional achievements in forestry, to recognize a specific accomplishment or achievement in forestry during the previous year and to demonstrate to the public that the profession is a vital and active part of the total conservation effort. 

Student Leadership Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize a forestry student who exemplifies the leadership capabilities desired in future forestry professionals. 

Allegheny SAF Award Winners of Previous Years