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AAAS Award for Public Engagement with Science

Education and Human Resources

The AAAS Award for Public Engagement with Science, formerly "AAAS Award for Public Understanding of Science and Technology" established in 1987, recognizes scientists and engineers who make outstanding contributions to the "popularization of science." The recipient receives a monetary prize of $5,000, a commemorative plaque, complimentary registration, and reimbursement for reasonable travel and hotel expenses to attend the AAAS Annual Meeting to receive the prize.

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