Royal Society of NSW

Nominations Close: The Edgeworth David Medal

The Edgeworth David Medal is awarded for distinguished contributions by a young scientist under the age of thirty-five (35) years on 1 January 2019, for work done mainly in Australia or its territories; or contributing to the advancement of Australian science.

The medal is named after the pioneering geologist and longstanding supporter of the Royal Society of NSW, Sir Edgeworth David FRS, who wrote the first comprehensive record of the geology of Australia.

Nominations for the 2019 award will close on 30 September 2019. A letter of nomination and the nominee’s full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Awards Committee at royalsoc@royalsoc.org.au.

Nominations Close: The Clarke Medal

The Clarke Medal is awarded each year for distinguished research in the natural sciences conducted in Australia and its territories.  The fields of botany, zoology, and geology are considered in rotation.  For 2019, the medal will be awarded in geology.  The recipient may be resident in Australia or elsewhere.

Nominations for the 2019 award will close on 30 September 2019. A letter of nomination and the nominee’s full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Awards Committee at royalsoc@royalsoc.org.au.

The medal will be presented at the Royal Society of NSW’s Annual Dinner.

For more details, visit https://www.royalsoc.org.au/awards/clarke-medal