APECS would like to recognize and honour the efforts of their mentors within the international polar science community. There are 2 award categories, which have been created to acknowledge the time and energy that mentors dedicate to early career researchers each year, and their efforts in building a supportive community. More details for each award are given below.
The nomination process is open until 15 April 2018. The nomination forms are available below. Please note that only complete nomination packages will be accepted. To check what to include in your nomination package read the instructions below.
APECS International Mentorship Award Categories:
- “Member category”: APECS members are encouraged to nominate a mentor who has been an outstanding mentor to them during their career.
- “APECS category”: APECS members, committees (including National Committees) and project groups are encouraged to nominate a mentor who has made an outstanding contribution to their APECS committees, activities or the organisation as a whole