Exchange on how to improve communication of meteorological and climatological information between developers, users, stake holders and decision makers, and to the general public has been one of the central objectives of the EMS since its foundation in 1999. To highlight outstanding examples and achievements, the following four EMS Media Awards have been established: Media Weather Forecast Award, Outreach & Communication Award, Journalistic Award, and Broadcast Meteorologist Award.
The deadline for Media Award nominations 2021 has expired. Submissions are currently under evaluation by the selection committees.
The following awards were announced in 2021: