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Award Ceremony: AAS Mawson Medal and Lecture

December 1, 2019

(Dates are indicative based on previous years, Check website for further details)

The Mawson Lectures, delivered at the Congresses of the Geological Society of Australia, recognise outstanding contributions to earth science in Australia. The lecture commemorates the work of the late Sir Douglas Mawson, FAA, FRS. Lecturers are also awarded a medal which is presented at the Academy’s annual meeting. The award is made to coincide with each convention of the Geological Society of Australia.

Prize value: No cash award; medal and lecture

Eligibility criteria: Scientists; nominations by colleagues or supervisors; available nationally


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