Award Details
Discipline: Chemical Sciences; Physical Sciences; Mathematical and Information Sciences
Award Offered: Yearly
Prize: Medal

Hector MedalThe Hector Medal is awarded annually in rotation, for:

  • chemical sciences;
  • physical sciences;
  • mathematical and information sciences

to the researcher who, working within New Zealand, has undertaken work of great scientific or technological merit and has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the particular branch of science.

Applications for the 2015 Hector Medal in chemical sciences will open in early 2015.

In early 2015, the Society will be introducing an online portal system to receive nominations for medals and awards. Once this is set up, probably in February 2015, we will be calling for nominations for the medals offered in 2015.

If you have any queries about making a nomination/application for this medal please email: gill.sutherland@royalsociety.org.nz