2018 AAAS Early Career Award winner Johanna Varner talks with 7th grade students as part of a citizen science project in which the students helped collect data about a small mammal, called a pika, that may be sensitive to climate change. | Diane Crim
The AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence not only in their research careers but also in promoting meaningful dialogue between science and society. Start your nomination now.
The award winner receives a prize of $5,000, a commemorative plaque, and complimentary registration and travel to the 2019 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.