The European Meteorological Society and the Tromp Foundation collaborate on the EMS Tromp Award to promote Biometeorology in Europe and within the EMS community.
The Tromp Foundation (Foundation for Biometeorological Research), the legacy of Solco W. Tromp, is funding this award. The award is announced annually and was given the first time in 2015. For all previous awardees see below.
The prize is normally presented during the EMS Annual Meeting. The awardee receives 1,000€ and a free registration to attend the EMS Annual Meeting; in case of a physical meeting also travel expenses to attend the EMS Annual Meeting are covered (includes return economy air fare, and accommodation).
The awardee is expected to give a presentation at one of the sessions thematically related to biometeorology, for example Human biometeorology, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology and Cities and urban areas in the earth-atmosphere system.
The call for nominations 2024 is now open. Submission deadline is Tuesday, 30 April 2024.