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.

Nominations close on 30 June 2016. The call for nominations for the 2017 round will open in early 2017. 

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