Do you know someone who is worthy of AAPG honors? The AAPG Honors and Awards Committee seeks nominations for 2017 awards to be presented at the 100th Annual Convention and Exhibition in Houston, April 2-5, 2017.
100th Anniversary Honors and AwardsSubmission Deadline: July 7, 2016
Next year, AAPG celebrates 100 years of being the world’s premier professional association for explorationists. Help us honor the Association and those individuals who make AAPG such a valuable asset to the industry. Nominate a deserving individual who encompasses and promotes the mission of AAPG, which has guided the Association since it’s conception in 1917.
AAPG Honors and Awards are to be presented at the 100th Annual Convention and Exhibition in Houston, April 2-5, 2017.
The Honors and Awards Committee seeks nominations for the awards listed below. Check out previous awardees for each award on the "Recipient" tab of the award page.
Sidney Powers Memorial Award
Michel T. Halbouty Outstanding Leadership Award
Honorary Member Award
Norman H. Foster Outstanding Explorer Award
Robert R. Berg Outstanding Research Award
Distinguished Service Award
Grover E. Murray Memorial Distinguished Educator Award
Harrison Schmitt Award
Public Service Award
Geosciences in the Media Award
AAPG’s awards program allows the Association to express gratitude to members and recognize the values and standards that should be encouraged in our membership. Nominations are welcome from all.
Please provide all information requested in the nomination forms. Something to remember: Incomplete nominations are not as persuasive as those that are well-prepared and thoroughly documented. The nominees deserve our best effort to illustrate why they should be considered.
The submission deadline is July 7, 2016. Unsuccessful nominations are considered for selection for two additional years following the initial nomination cycle.
Members’ AAPG activity records are available upon request from , 918.560.9407 or by fax 918.560.2626.
The Executive Committee, acting on recommendation from the Advisory Council, kindly requests nominees not be informed they are being nominated. Only successful nominees will be advised of the outcome of this process. Unsuccessful nominees should not be so informed.
Make A Nomination
Three ways to nominate:
- Complete the online nomination form by clicking the link above (preferred submission method).
- Email a nomination form in Word or PDF format to .
- Mail a hard copy nomination form to Karin Alyea, c/o AAPG, P.O. Box 979, Tulsa, OK 74101-0979