The Center for Meteorite Studies at Arizona State University is pleased to announce the application opportunity for the 2016 Nininger Meteorite Award for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing research in meteoritical sciences!
The Nininger Meteorite Award recognizes outstanding student achievement in the meteoritical sciences as embodied by an original research paper. Papers must cover original research conducted by the student and must have been written, submitted, or published between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016.
The 2016 Nininger Meteorite Award application deadline is January 31, 2017. Applicants must be the first, but not sole, author of the paper and must be studying at an educational institution in the United States.
The Nininger Meteorite Award recipient receives $1,000 and an engraved plaque commemorating the honor.