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The AAG Stanley Brunn Award for Creativity in Geography

Deadline for Nominations: September 20

The AAG Stanley Brunn Award for Creativity in Geography is given annually to an individual geographer or team that has demonstrated originality, creativity, and significant intellectual breakthroughs in geography. The award includes a prize of $1,000. Awardees are chosen by the AAG Executive Committee and are presented at the Awards Luncheon during the AAG’s Annual Meeting.

Eligibility: Individual geographers or teams of individuals that include geographer(s) are eligible. The geographer recipient(s) must be a living member of the AAG. Nominations from a wide spectrum of the junior and senior scholars in the geography community are encouraged.

Nominations: To make nominations for the AAG Creativity Award, include the complete name and address of the nominee(s), a curriculum vitae or a record of the team’s work as a group, and a concise (500 words maximum) yet specific description of the accomplishments that warrant selection according to the above criteria. Up to three supporting letters from other individuals may also be submitted. The deadline for receipt of nominations isSeptember 20.

Submissions: Digital submissions are strongly preferred. Nomination materials that are emailed as a single attachment in an Adobe Acrobat pdf file without password protection are greatly appreciated. Send nominations to grantsawards [at] aag [dot] org with AAG Creativity Award as the subject line. Receipt will be acknowledged within 2 business days or less. Alternately, nominations can be sent to: Association of American Geographers, attn: AAG Creativity Award, 1710 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington, DC 20009-3198.