- Becca Wysocky won the Tyson Foods Inc. Support Personnel Award from the Poultry Science Association.
- Elaine Bohórquez was named the 2017-2018 CALS Outstanding Graduate Instructor by CALS at NC State.
- Peter Ferket won a National Turkey Federation Research Award from the National Turkey Federation.
- Matthew Livingston won the Student Research Award – Physiology from the Southern Poultry Science Society.
- Edgar Oviedo won the Outstanding Global Engagement Award from the Office of Global Engagement at NC State.
- Lynn Worley-Davis won the Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Advising award from CALS at NC State.
- Lynn Worley-Davis was awarded an Honorary State FFA Degree from the North Carolina FFA Association.
- Lynn Worley-Davis won a NACTA Award of Merit from NC State.