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AAAS Awards

Please join us for the 2021 AAAS Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 4:00 pm EST! To view the awards, you will need to register for the Annual Meeting. To access free public events (including this ceremony) please register here.

The 2022 awards cycle will open on April 15 2021. As this time draws near, please check specific details, including final submission deadlines, for each award regarding eligibility requirements and methods of submission.

To recognize scientists, engineers, authors, journalists, and public servants for significant contributions to science and the public’s understanding of science, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) sponsors a wide range of awards and prizes.

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is committed to equal opportunity for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected categories. AAAS seeks as diverse a pool of award nominations as possible, including as well a wide range of disciplines, institutional types, and geographical locations.

All award winners are expected to meet the commonly held standards of professional ethics and scientific integrity.