Union Awards, Medals, & Prize Nomination Timeline

15 January 2017 Nominations submission site opens.
15 March 2017 Nominations submission site closes.
16 March – 28 April 2017 AGU staff reviews nomination packages for eligibility and completeness, and prepares nomination materials for Union Awards, Medals, and Prize Committees’ review.
1 May 2017 Nomination materials are directed to their respective Union Awards, Medals, and Prize committees for review.
2 May – 15 June 2017 Union Awards, Medals, and Prize committees’ review nominees through a series of evaluations, and select an honoree(s).
15 June 2017 Union Awards, Medals, and Prize committees’ recommendations due to the Council Leadership Team for approval.
July 2017 Council Leadership Team reviews Union Awards, Medals, and Prize committees’ recommendations for approval.
21 July 2017 AGU officially announces the 2017 Union Awardees, Medalists, and Prize recipient.
December 2017 AGU formally recognizes the 2017 Union Awardees, Medalists, and Prize recipient during the Honors Tribute, held at the Fall Meeting.