NOMINATION DEADLINE: 1 SEPTEMBER
The AAAS Award for Scientific Freedom and Responsibility is presented annually by the American Association for the Advancement of Science to honor scientists and engineers whose exemplary actions have served to foster scientific freedom and responsibility.
The Award recognizes scientists and engineers who have:
This annual award was established in 1980 and consists of a prize of $5,000, a commemorative plaque, complimentary registration, and reimbursement for travel and hotel expenses to attend the AAAS Annual Meeting.
We hope that the presentation of this award will inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers as they begin their careers.
The award is open to all regardless of nationality or citizenship.
All materials become the property of AAAS.
Please submit all information to:
AAAS Science and Policy Programs Attention: Deborah Runkle 1200 New York Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-326-6794 Fax: 202-289-4950 E-mail: email@example.com
Kiyoshi Kurokawa  is honored for his contribution to society by his remarkable stewardship of an independent investigation into the causes of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe.
Read a list  of past recipients.
All materials must be received by 1 September.