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The Nemmers Prize in Earth Sciences

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for
Significant Contributions to the Earth Sciences

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Northwestern University

Deadline Date:

12/31/19

Description:

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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions in the field of Earth Sciences. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new knowledge.

The 2020 recipients of all Nemmers Prizes will deliver a public lecture and participate in other scholarly activities at Northwestern University for 10 weeks during the 2020-21 academic year.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182435

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The Prize includes payment to the recipient of $200,000.

Term of Contract:

Ten weeks during the 2020-21 academic year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Individuals of all nationalities and institutional affiliations are eligible, except current or recent members of the Northwestern University faculty and recipients of the Nobel Prize.

Nominations from experts in the field are preferred to institutional nominations; self-nominations will not be accepted.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2019.

Nominators should fill out the on-line submission form, which requires one nominating letter of no more than 1000 words and the nominee’s CV.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://forms.dosa.northwestern.edu/view.php?id=1240700

Office of the Provost
Northwestern University
633 Clark Street
Evanston, Illinois 60208-1119
Phone: 847-491-5117
nemmers@northwestern.edu

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