Honors Nominations Are Open
Start the nomination process by browsing awards and past honorees in Honors Explorer.

Nomination Deadlines

Familiarize yourself with the different deadlines for AGU Honors nominations.

Deadline: 1 March

Union Medals, Awards And Prizes

Recognize individuals whose excellence and leadership in research, education and innovation have significantly advanced Earth and space science.

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Hydrology Section Awards and Lectures

Recognize achievements in the field of Hydrology with one of these awards and lectures.

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Deadline: 27 March

Union Fellows Program

Honor AGU members who have made exceptional contributions to Earth and space science through a breakthrough, discovery, or innovation in their field.

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Section Awards and Lectures

Recognize individuals in their scientific discipline for their meritorious work or service toward the advancement and promotion of Earth and space sciences.

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Scholarships and Grants

Apply for one of AGU's many funding opportunities aimed at students and early-career scientists.

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Journalism Awards

Spotlight stories and authors that helped increased understanding and awareness of the Earth and space sciences.

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Honors Explorer
The Honors Explorer tool allows you to filter AGU honors by award category, type, key word, and career stage. Browse through the history of winners and catalog of honors to find opportunities that inspire you to nominate yourself a peer, mentor, colleague or student.
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Steps to Submit

First time nominating for an AGU Honor? Follow the steps below for a successful nomination.

  1. Use the Honors Explorer tool to find awards appropriate for your nominee.
  2. Follow the directions on the relevant award page.
  3. Submit your nomination by the indicated deadline.

Union Medals, Awards and Prizes Program Updates

AGU is excited to share a series of updates to the Union Medals, Awards and Prizes (UMAP) Program. Learn more about these updates through a recorded information session presented by the AGU Honors and Recognition Committee.
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