Award Details
Discipline: Earth sciences, Plant sciences and Animal sciences
Award Offered: Yearly
Prize: Medal

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

  • earth sciences;
  • plant sciences;
  • animal sciences

to the researcher who, working within New Zealand, has significantly advanced understanding through work of outstanding scientific or technological merit.

The awardee must have received the greater part of his/her education in New Zealand or have resided in New Zealand for not less than 10 years.

We are calling for nominations for the 2015 Hutton Medal in Earth Sciences. Nominations close on 30 June 2015.

Please email the awards@royalsociety.org.nz if you wish to submit a nomination and you will be provided with a URL to access the web portal.

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