Honor and Recognize

AGU recognizes individuals whose excellence and leadership have significantly advanced Earth and space science.

Acknowledging achievements

AGU has a variety of honors that recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Earth and space science through scientific research, education, science communication, and outreach. We encourage you to consider nominating qualified colleagues, mentors, peers, or students.

View the 2020 Award Showcase.

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Nominate your peers for an AGU honor

The nomination cycle for 2021 AGU honors is now open. Nominate a colleague, peer or student today.


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Honors Contacts

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Robert Rader

Director, Engagement and Membership

202-777-7418 | [email protected]

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Leah Bland

Program Manager, Honors

202-777-7389 | [email protected]

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Antonio Covington

Program Specialist, Section Awards and Lectures

202-777-7484 | [email protected]