TOS Early Career Award
Awarded for Having Demonstrated Extraordinary Scientific Excellence and Potential to Shape the Future of Oceanography
About the Award
The TOS Early Career Award is presented biennially to up to three TOS members for or significant early-career research contributions and impact, and the potential for future achievements in the field of oceanography. The Early Career Award also seeks to recognize individuals who have additionally made significant contributions toward educating and mentoring in the ocean sciences community and/or who have a record of outstanding outreach and/or science communication beyond the scientific community.
The new awardees are recognized at the TOS event during the Ocean Sciences Meeting and receive a certificate. The announcement of selection is disseminated via TOS News and social media and Oceanography magazine.
The nomination period is July 1 – September 30, 2022.
The lead nominator serves as the point of contact. All nomination materials are submitted via the online submission system. > More
The 2021 Award Recipients
The Oceanography Society is proud to announce the 2021 TOS Early Career Award recipients April Abbott, Ryan Abernathey, and James Watson. > Meet the Recipients