Established in 2013, the goal of this award is to recognize significant contributions in the ocean sciences within 10 to 20 years post-degree, including, for example, the awardee’s research impact, innovative interdisciplinary work, educational accomplishments (mentoring), societal impact, or other relevant contributions, and to acknowledge that the awardee shows exceptional promise for continued leadership in ocean sciences. It is awarded bi-annually and presented at the Oceans Section Luncheon/Reception of the Fall Meeting every other year.
Nominees must be a member or affiliate of the AGU Ocean Sciences Section.
Award Criteria & Nomination Requirements.
Nominations can be submitted using Open Water (AGU login required). For more information, please contact Bob Anderson, chair of the OS Honors and Recognition Committee.