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President's Medal

The President's Medal is a mid-career award awarded by Council to a palaeontologist in recognition of outstanding contributions in his/her earlier career, coupled with an expectation that they are not too old to contribute significantly to the subject in their further work.

Nominations are invited by 31st March each year, supported by a single sheet of details on the candidate's career, and further supported by a brief statement from a seconder. A list of 10 principal publications should accompany the nomination. The Council will reserve the right to not make an award in any one year. The President's Medal is presented at the Annual Meeting.

Full list of previous recipients can be viewed here: Medal and Award Winners

How to Nominate

Nominations should be submitted by email to the secretary ( The career summary, statement of support and publication lists should be attached in Microsoft Word or PDF format.


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Created by Alan R.T. Spencer on the 2010-01-25. (Version 2.0)