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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 2018 round closed on 11 May 2018. The 2019  round will open in January 2019.

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.