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Thomson Medal

Award for outstanding contributions to the organisation, support and application of science and/or technology and/or the humanities in New Zealand, awarded annually.

Award details

Award offered: yearly

Prize: medal 

programmes thomson medal featured 90x90Until 2016, the Thomson Medal has been awarded annually for outstanding contributions to the organisation, support, and application of science and/or technology and/or the humanities.

From 2017 the medal will be awarded for outstanding contributions to the organisation, support, and application of science, and/or technology and/or the humanities. The leadership rewarded in receiving this medal should be above the “business as usual” level.

Current status

The call for nominations for the 2017 round is open until 30 April 2017.

If you have any queries about making a nomination for this award please email: gill.sutherland@royalsociety.org.nz