Award Details
Discipline: Science communication
Award Offered: Yearly
Prize: Medal

The Callaghan Medal is awarded annually to a person who has, while in New Zealand, made an outstanding contribution to science communication, in particular raising public awareness of the value of science to human progress.


Nominations for the 2015 Callaghan Medal closed on 30 June 2015.

Applications for the 2016 Callaghan Medal will be called for in late 2015.

If you have any queries about making a nomination for this medal please email: