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EMS Silver Medal 2018 - Call for nominations: deadline 31 Jan 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, 31 January 2018.

Silver MedalDistinguished contributions to the development of meteorology in Europe are recognised with the EMS SIlver Medal.

The Award consists of the Silver Medal and a certificate. The awardee is invited to give a Silver Medal Lecture the EMS Annual Meeting in September 2018 in Budapest, Hungary.

Candidates for the EMS Silver Medal can be nominated by EMS Member Societies and Associate Members, EMS Committees and Project Teams through their respective chairs, and EMS Council representatives. The EMS Awards Committee, consisting of senior members of meteorological institutions in Europe, makes recommendations to the EMS Council for a final decision.

The criteria used in the evaluation of the nominated candidates are given below. All three are of equal importance in the evaluation process.

  • Service to the European meteorological community
  • Outstanding contributions to increase and enhance the public understanding of relevant meteorological aspects and issues
  • Scientific contributions to meteorology and related fields

For further details on requirements and nomination procedures please consult the call for nominations: