Find out more about the awards here.
NZGS Scholarship (annual)
|Sept 2017||Call for applications|
|End Oct 2017||Closing date for applications|
|End Nov 2017||Closing date for full submission|
|Feb 2018||Successful applicants announced (if any)|
NZGS Student Poster Award (Annual, note the change of dates for 2017)
|June 2017||Call for applications|
|Mid Nov 2017||Closing date applications|
|End Jan 2018||Closing date for receipt of poster|
|February 2018||Judging & announcement of winner at a local NZGS evening event|
NZGS Young Geotechnical Professional (YGP) Conference Awards
To be awarded at next YGP Conference which will be hosted by Autralia in Tasmania in 2018 – dates to be confirmed soon
NZGS Young Geotechnical Professional Fellowship
To be awarded at next YGP Conference in Tasmania, 2018
Other NZGS Awards
NZGS Geomechanics Award (best paper) next award 2017-18
NZGS Geomechanics Lecture (next award 2018)
IAEG Awards (Richard Wolters Prize, Hans Cloos Medal, Marcel Arnould Medal)
Closing date for nominees to NZGS committee will be April 2018
ISRM Awards (Rocha Medal 2018)
Deadline for applications was 31 December 2016. Next medal will be 2020.
ISSMGE Awards 2017 (various)
Closing date for nominees closed July 2016. Next round likely due July 2019.
Congratulations to Pip Mills on joining David Buxton in being selected to attend and present at the international YGP conference in Seoul later this year. I’m sure they’ll do a conference report when they get back!