Union Awards, Medals, & Prizes Nomination Timeline

15 January 2019 Nominations submission site opens.
15 April 2019 Nominations submission site closes.
19 April – 23 April 2019 AGU staff reviews nomination packages for eligibility and completeness to prepare nominations for Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committees review.
23 April – 29 April 2019 Staff prepares additional materials as need for Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committees in preparation for review period.
30 April 2019 Nomination materials are directed to their respective Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committee for review.
1 May – 14 June 2019 Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committees review nominations through a series of evaluations and select recipient(s).
19 June 2019 Deadline for Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committee’s to submit recommendations for the Council Leadership Team review and approval.
(TBD) July 2019 Council Leadership Team meets to discuss and approve the Union Award, Medal and Prize selection committee’s recommendations for 2019.
(TBD) August 2019 AGU officially announces the 2019 Union Award, Medal and Prizes recipients.
11 December 2019 AGU formally recognizes the 2019 Union Award, Medal and Prize recipients during the Honors Tribute, held at the Fall Meeting in San Francisco.