Award/Grant – Waldo E. Smith Award

Sophie Felleiter

The Waldo E. Smith Award is an award given biennially in even numbered years to a senior scientist in recognition of extraordinary service to Earth and space science. Successful candidates have strengthened and helped advance our scientific disciplines, as well as played unique leadership roles in scientific associations, education, legislation, research, management, philanthropy, or the public understanding of science. Originally …

Award/Grant – Climate Communications Prize

Sophie Felleiter

The Climate Communication Prize is given annually to a scientist in recognition for the communication of climate science to promote scientific literacy, clarity of message, and efforts to foster respect and understanding of science-based values, particularly around climate change. Successful candidates work in a climate science field and have had significant impact communicating about climate science with the general public …

Award/Grant – The Asahiko Taira International Scientific Ocean Drilling Research Prize

Sophie Felleiter

The Asahiko Taira International Scientific Ocean Drilling Research Prize is given annually in recognition of outstanding, transdisciplinary research accomplishment in ocean drilling to an honoree within 15 years of receiving their Ph.D. The Taira Prize is generously funded through the International Ocean DISCOVERY Program and is given in partnership between AGU and the Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU). It is presented …

Award/Grant – Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize (NAE)

Sophie Felleiter

https://www.nae.edu/Activities/20676/20679/RussPrize.aspx The Russ Prize recognizes an outstanding bio-engineering achievement in widespread use that improves the human condition. This achievement should help the public better understand and appreciate the contributions of engineers to our health, well-being and quality of life. An auxiliary purpose of the Russ Prize is to encourage collaboration between the engineering and medical/biological professions to work closely together. …

Full Application DEADLINE – Wicked Ideas Round 2

Sophie Felleiter

The Wicked Ideas Competition is a Vice-Principal Research initiative to fund and support research collaboration and excellence. Wicked Problems are issues so complex and dependent on so many factors that it is hard to grasp what exactly the problem is, or how to tackle it. Wicked Ideas are needed to solve these problems, and demand the input of multiple disciplines with …