About the Society Awards Honorary Membership Award
© Michael Skrepnick
In recognition of distinguished contributions to the discipline of Vertebrate Paleontology. Up to two honorees are named per year.
Nominees do not have to be a member of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. You will be asked to complete a form providing name, email etc. but will not be prompted to pay for membership.
How to Apply
Please utilize the SVP online award submission system to apply. Any materials sent by e-mail, fax or mail will NOT be reviewed. Once you click "submit" the award application is complete so be sure to double check that all fields and uploads are exactly as you wish BEFORE clicking "submit". Be sure to name all uploaded documents with your name and a description of the attachment (ie John Smith Photo). Have the following items ready when you submit your application:
A letter of nomination
Three (3) additional letters of support. All letters of support should be compiled into one electronic file. Each letter of support must bear the contact information of the person providing the letter (name, institution, phone and e-mail address).
Curriculum Vitae of candidate
2016 award submission is now OPEN. Click here to apply.
Submission deadline has been extended until 11:59 pm Eastern time (US), on Monday, April 11, 2016.
Margaret E. Lewis
Associate Professor Biology
Richard Stockton College of New Jersey