Section and Focus Group Awards and Lectures

AGU sections and focus groups recognize outstanding work within their scientific field by hosting nearly 25 named lecture presentations as well as awarding over 30 awards and prizes annually. Awardees – in various stages of their careers – and named lecturers – that represent some of the most innovative minds in their fields – are selected for contributing meritorious work or service toward the advancement and promotion of discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity.

New  In 2014, AGU sections and focus groups will accept nominations for awards and lectures, starting 31 January 2014. The submission deadline for 2014 section and focus group honors nominations is 15 April 2014.