President Ezra Taft Benson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be honored with two awards by Utah State University May 11.

President Benson will receive the USU Centennial Recognition award, as well as the Centennial Alumnus award presented by the National Association of State and Land Grant Colleges.USU President Stanford Cazier said President Benson is being recognized for his work in two careers: agriculture and ecclesiastical leadership.