Call for 2016 AGI Nominations
AGI is seeking quality candidates for American Geosciences Institute 2017 officer positions and 2016 awards. Your nominations should be received by March 31, 2016 (except for the Marcus Milling Legendary Geoscientist Medal deadline, which is February 17, 2016), in order to be reviewed by the AGI Nominating Committee making recommendations for the 2017 officers and 2016 awards. Up to three letters of support may be sent for each nominee and, if provided, will be included in the package sent to the 2016 Nominating Committee.
Specifically AGI is seeking nominations for the following Executive Committee positions and awards:
Marcus Milling Legendary Geoscientist Medal (due February 17, 2016)
Medal in Memory of Ian Campbell for Superlative Service to the Geosciences
Outstanding Contribution to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences
AGI needs your participation in this process to identify the most appropriate candidates. AGI's Nominating Committee recommendations will be presented for consideration to the AGI Member Society Council at the June 20, 2016, meeting in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Questions should be directed to Leigh Sutherland at AGI (voice: 703-379-2480 ext. 203 or email: LS@americangeosciences.org). Your assistance in submitting candidates for officer positions and awards is appreciated!
AGI also has the Edward C. Roy, Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching, an annual award designed to recognize a teacher of grades K-8 (or the United Kingdom equivalent) for his or her leadership and innovation in Earth science education. More information about this award can be found at: