In addition to the medal & awards on the EGU union level, the EGU Division on Cryospheric Sciences awards two prizes each year:
- The Julia and Johannes Weertman Medal is reserved for individuals in recognition of their outstanding scientific contribution to the study of the cryosphere on Earth or elsewhere in the solar system.
- The Division Outstanding Early Career Scientist Award recognizes scientific achievements in the field covered by the cryospheric division, made by an early career scientist.
In addition please also note the other medals and awards for various scientific disciplines and especially also on the EGU Union level, including the
- Katia and Maurice Krafft Award for outreach and engagement
- Alexander von Humboldt Medal for research in developing regions.
A full overview is available at https://www.egu.eu/awards-medals/. For more information on proposing candidates and on the selection process, please see this website and note that it not a difficult process!
The awards and medals are intended to be presented at the EGU General Assembly 2024, Vienna, Austria. Nominations for all the Medals and Awards should be submitted here. Before submitting a nomination, please take a look at our guidelines and checklist to make sure your nomination and supporting documents satisfy the EGU requirements: