This award is to honor an ESIP Partner Organization that best exemplifies the spirit of ESIP in one or more areas, through the sharing of a success story. This award will be given annually at the Winter Meeting. The partner organization will receive a plaque and two free ESIP meeting registrations.

This year, we are looking for partner organizations that have supported ESIP's 2015 – 2020 Strategic Goal #4 (To Increase the use and value of Earth science data and information). We are looking for ESIP partners who have either:

  • Been involved in an activity or interacted with ESIP in a manner that has improved the organization's use and value of Earth science data and information in some tangible way, or
  • Have contributed to ESIP's activities or influence in promoting and expanding the use and value of Earth science data and information to scientific, policymaking or citizen science efforts.


How do I nominate an organization for the Award? Fill out this nomination form by the deadline of 10/31/2019.

Who is eligible for the Award? All ESIP partner organizations, with special consideration given to organizations whose Voting Representative has responded to the 2019 Partner Survey. The survey will be open for completion until 10/31/2019.

Can I nominate my own organization? Yes, you can nominate another organization or one that you are associated with.

Who is the Awards Chair? The Partnership Committee Chair

Is an Award given every year?  The Partnership Committee may choose to not give an award in any particular year. All awardees must be approved by the ESIP Leadership.