President’s National Medal of Science – Apply Now!
Date: February 21, 2012
The National Medal of Science is the Nation’s highest honor for American scientists. It is awarded to individuals deserving of special recognition for their outstanding cumulative contributions to knowledge in the chemical, physical, biological, mathematical, engineering, or behavioral or social sciences, in combination with exemplary service to the Nation. Nominations will be accepted on the National Science Foundation’s website by submitting a short description of the nominee’s contribution to their field, including three letters of support. Nominations are due by March 31, 2012.