published May 8, 2014

NCSCE Accepting Individual and Team Nominations for Bennett Award

The William E. Bennett Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Citizen Science was established by NCSCE and named in honor of its first recipient for his lifetime contributions to citizen science.

Individuals and teams are eligible to be considered for the Bennett Awards. To nominate an individual or a team, please write letter giving your reasons for making the nomination in sufficient detail to enable the selection committee to assess the nominee's contributions to citizen science.

A CV or bio-sketch for the nominated individual or, in the case of team nominations, a CV for each person to be named in association with the team effort, should be included. No more than two supporting letters may be submitted. Such letters are not required.

Your nomination letter (and supporting materials) should be addressed to "The Wm. E. Bennett Award Committee" and e-mailed as a PDF to The deadline for the 2014 Bennett Awards nominations is June 2, 2014.