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Public Engagement Awards

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Johanna Varner accepts the 2018 AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science. | Atlantic Photography Boston

The AAAS Center for Public Engagement with Science and Technology recognizes excellence in public engagement with two awards:

  • AAAS Mani L. Bhaumik Award for Public Engagement with Science - Formerly known as the AAAS Award for Public Understanding of Science and Technology, this award was established in 1987 to recognize scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science. Learn more on the Bhaumik Award page.
  • AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science - The AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science, established in 2010, recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science activities. Learn more on the Early Career Award page

 

Mani L. Bhaumik Award- 2019 Recipient

To reach as wide an audience as possible, Verran highlights science’s intersection with literature, graphic art and music | Neil Orman/ AAAS

Early Career Award- 2019 Recipient

Mónica Ramírez-Andreotta is being recognized for involving communities most affected by pollution, poor water quality and food insecurity in the scientific process. | Neil Orman/AAAS