There are three glass-related awards that have a January 21, 2017 nomination deadline, so please consider submitting a nomination!
Stookey Lecture of Discovery: deadline January 21, 2017
The Stookey Award recognizes an individual’s lifetime of innovative exploratory work or noteworthy contributions of outstanding research on new materials, phenomena, or processes involving glass, that have commercial significance or the potential for commercial impact. The winner presents a distinguished lecture at the GOMD annual meeting in Waikoloa, HI, May 21-26, 2017. The winner receives a Steuben glass piece, a certificate, and a $1000 honorarium.
George W. Morey Award: deadline January 21, 2017
The Morey Award recognizes new and original work in the field of glass science and technology. The criterion for winning the award is excellence in publication of work, either experimental or theoretical, done by an individual. Giving a lecture at the May 2017 GOMD meeting is a requirement of acceptance. The award consists of a Steuben glass piece and a certificate.
Norbert J. Kreidl Award for Young Scholars: deadline January 21, 2017
The Kreidl Award, which recognizes research excellence in glass science, is open to all degree-seeking graduate students (MSc or PhD) or those who have graduated within a twelve month period of the GOMD meeting in Waikoloa, HI, May 21-26, 2017. Attendance at the meeting to present the Kreidl lecture is a requirement, so only those who can attend the meeting should apply. The winner receives a check for $500, a certificate, and a glass piece.
Nominations are needed for all three of these awards, so please consider submitting them for any or all of these awards. If you have any questions, contact Erica Zimmerman.