Honor and Recognize

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

Acknowledging achievements



Deadline Extended to 1 June for all Honors

Due to the pandemic that has increased demands on the Earth and space science community, we have extended the deadline for all Honors to 1 June with the exception of the journalism awards.

Nominate a colleague for:

Union Fellowship: Due 1 June
Union Awards, Medals, and Prizes: Due 1 June
Section Awards: Due 1 June

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Nominate your peers for an AGU honor

The nomination cycle for 2020 AGU honors is now open. Nominate a colleague, peer or student today.


AGU honors

AGU honors

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]