The Henry G. Bennett Distinguished Service Award

 

Dr. George F. Gant
Ford Foundation

His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie
Dr. Oliver S. Willham
Dr. George F. Gant

Three men who have demonstrated their concern for the welfare of human beings everywhere and values to be gained by education to improve agricultural, economic, cultural, and social levels of mankind.

Dr. George F. Gant worked with Dr. Willham and the administration of OSU while serving as Director, South and Southeast Asia Overseas Development Program, and official Ford Foundation representative in Pakistan in initiating and supervising programs in Home Economics and Technical Education in that country.

Year of Award: 1970