Nomination Eligibility

Before nominating a candidate be sure to check all eligibility aspects are met. To verify a nominee’s join date and section affiliation please reference the Membership Directory through the AGU Member Portal or contact the Union Fellows coordinator.

Nominees:
  • Must be a middle or senior career scientist
  • Eligible nominees’ AGU member join year is 2015 or earlier
  • Eligible nominees should be a current AGU member and have an active AGU membership for the previous 3 years
  • Primary criteria for evaluation in scientific eminence are: (1) breakthrough or discovery; (2) innovation in disciplinary science, cross-disciplinary science, instrument development, or methods development; and/or (3) sustained scientific impact
  • Compliance with AGU Conflict of Interest policy
Nominators:
  • Active AGU membership is required
  • Compliance with AGU Conflict of Interest policy 
  • Duplicate nominations for one individual will not be accepted. However, one co-nominator is permitted (but not required) per nomination.
Supporters: