January 2013. Other than the Emerging Public Policy Leader Award program, which continues to be in effect, the AIBS awards listed below are under review for alignment with the AIBS Strategic Plan. No nominations are being accepted at this time. Questions? Please contact our Public Policy Department.
Education Award: The AIBS Education Award is presented annually to individuals or groups who have made significant contributions to education in the biological sciences. Nominees may work to advance biological education in formal education (K-16); informal public education programs; or professional programs that educate biologists. See past recipients of this award.
Outstanding Service Award: The AIBS Outstanding Service Award is presented annually in recognition of individuals' and organizations' noteworthy service to the biological sciences. Nominees may lead initiatives or dialogs that help the biology community advance in a new and exciting way, work to innovatively solve a problem facing the community, or contribute above and beyond the professional call of duty..