Royal Society calls for award nominations

Royal Society calls for award nominations



10 December 2010
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The Royal Society's medals, awards and prize lectureships provide an opportunity to celebrate and recognise outstanding scientific achievement. The Royal Society invites submissions for nominations for medals, awards and prize lectureships that will be awarded in 2011.

The Royal Society Kavli medal and lecture for excellence in all fields of science and engineering relevant to the environment or energy will be awarded for the first time in 2011. Further details.

To find out which awards are available in 2011 and to download nomination forms, please click here.

Anyone is able to nominate a candidate for a Royal Society medal, award or prize lectureship. Please note that the eligibility criteria for nominees are stated on the website for each award. Many are open to early-to-mid career scientists. To nominate a candidate, please fill in the appropriate nomination form available online. The Royal Society will then approach the proposed referees of that candidate for further information before a decision is made on the winner.

The closing date for returning completed nomination forms is Monday, 14 February 2011.

For more information, please contact: Emily Roberts at or

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