Call for Nominations – 2015 Award for Excellence in Partnering

The National Oceanographic Partnership Program is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Award for Excellence in Partnering.

The award is presented annually to NOPP research teams that best demonstrate the partnership objectives of the NOPP, recognizing the project’s commitment to partnering, the success of the partnership effort, and the impact of the partnership to the field of oceanography.

The NOPP Program Office and the Interagency Working Group on Ocean Partnerships (IWG-OP) will evaluate nominated projects.

The 2015 award will be presented to the Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigators of the selected project at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco (December 2015).

Nominations can be made by any Principal Investigator with an ongoing or completed NOPP-funded project and Federal Program Managers.

A full description of the award’s purpose and evaluation criteria is available here. The nomination form is available here.

For full consideration, nominations should be returned to the NOPP Office no later than 02 October 2015 with the subject heading “EiP Nomination.”