Legacy & significance
The esteemed Legacy NACE Seed Grant has been recognizing brilliance since its inception between 1967-1969. Named after the renowned Dr. A. John Sedriks, this award celebrates his paramount contributions to corrosion research. Sedriks' groundbreaking efforts at LaQue Corrosion Technologies and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) have set industry benchmarks. He played a vital role in initiating the NACE Seed Grant Program and securing its funding through ONR.