Nominations Requested for NAS Award for Scientific Reviewing
The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Award for Scientific Reviewing recognizes authors, whose reviews have synthesized extensive and difficult material, rendering a significant service to science and influencing the course of scientific thought. The 2019 Award will be presented in the field of astronomy with a $20,000 prize.
Additional information, including nomination and eligibility requirements, can be found on the NAS website.
- A letter from the nominator describing the candidate's work and why he or she should be selected for the award. No more than three (3) pages.
- Curriculum vitae. No more than two (2) pages (similar to CVs included with NSF proposals).
- Bibliography listing no more than twelve (12) of the nominee's most significant publications.
- Suggested citation. A 50-word summary stating why the nominee should be considered for this award. See citation examples
- Two letters of support. Support letters must be written by individuals from institutions outside both the nominator's and the nominee’s institution.
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