Earth Science and Applications Award

The Earth Science and Applications Award recognizes an outstanding achievement in Earth or Environmental Sciences.

Award Criteria

Recipients:

  • 2021 – Geostationary Lightning Mapper Instrument Team for providing a novel and unique observational capability that has directly contributed to the nation’s weather forecasting by improving severe weather observations, predictions, and warning lead-times, and having created new interdisciplinary research opportunities for the Earth and planetary sciences.
  • 2020 – Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission Team
  • 2019 – No Award Given
  • 2018 – Nazzareno Diodato
  • 2017 – No Award Given
  • 2016 – SERVIR
  • 2015 – Michael Pavolonis
  • 2014 – R. Steven Nerem