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MacDiarmid Medal

Scientific research award for outstanding scientific research that demonstrates the potential for application to human benefit, awarded annually.

Award details

DisciplineScientific research that demonstrates the potential for application to human benefit

Award offered: yearly

Prize: medal 

macdiarmid medal frontThe MacDiarmid Medal is awarded annually to a person or team who, while in New Zealand, has undertaken outstanding scientific research that demonstrates the potential for application to human benefit, such as in the areas of health, environment and technology.

Current status

As from 2018, this medal is  open  to team nominations as well as individual nominations.

The 2018 round is now open. The closing date is 11 May 2018.

If you wish to make a new nomination can you please advise us as soon as possible (academy@royalsociety.org.nz) and we will send you a URL to access the web portal.