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Seismic Sensors in Orbit
The Paul G. Silver Award for Outstanding Scientific Service is presented annually and recognizes significant contributions to the fields of geodesy, seismology, or tectonophysics from a mid-career or senior scientist. Nominees are assessed on their mentorship of early-career scientists, leadership on community research initiatives, or other collaborative research efforts.
The award is presented during the AGU Fall Meeting.
AGU is proud to recognize our section honorees. Recipients of the Paul G. Silver Award for Outstanding Scientific Service will receive the following benefits with the honor:
Recognition in Eos
Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
Complimentary ticket to the Geodesy section event at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
To better understand eligibility for nominators, supporters and committee members, review AGU’s Honors Conflict of Interest Policy.
The following relationships need to be identified and communicated to the Award Committee but will not disqualify individuals from participating in the nomination or committee review process. These apply to committee members, nominators, and supporters:
Individuals with the following relationships are disqualified from participating in the award nomination process as a nominator or supporter:
Watch our tutorial on successfully submitting a nomination package or read our how-to guide.
Your nomination package must contain all of the following files, which should be no more than two pages in length per document.
Nominations should be submitted online.
Submissions are reviewed by the Paul G. Silver Award Committee.
Year of honor
Julia K. Morgan
Director, Engagement and Membership
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Program Manager, Honors
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Program Specialist, Section Awards and Lectures
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