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Seismic Sensors in Orbit
The William Gilbert Award is given annually to one honoree in recognition of outstanding and unselfish work in magnetism of Earth materials and of the Earth and planets, including geomagnetism, paleomagnetism, and electromagnetism. In even numbered years, the award is given to a junior researcher; in odd number years, candidates of all ages are eligible.
AGU is proud to recognize our Geomagnetism, Paleomagnetism, and Electromagnetism section honorees. Recipients of the William Gilbert Award will receive the following benefits with the honor:
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 by 11:59 pm EST on 1 June 2020.
Submissions are reviewed by the William Gilbert Award Committee.
Year of honor
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