AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

AAG Announces 2020 AAG Award Recipients

The American Association of Geographers congratulates the individuals and entities named to receive an AAG Award. The awardees represent outstanding contributions to and accomplishments in the geographic field. Formal recognition of the awardees will occur at the 2020 AAG Annual Meeting in Denver, CO during the AAG Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 10, 2020. 2020…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

AAG Announces 2019 AAG Award Recipients

The American Association of Geographers congratulates the individuals and entities named to receive an AAG Award. The awardees represent outstanding contributions to and accomplishments in the geographic field. Formal recognition of the awardees will occur at the 2019 AAG Annual Meeting in Washington, DC during the AAG Awards Luncheon on Sunday, April 7, 2019. 2019…
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Recent News

2018 AAG Award Recipients Announced

The American Association of Geographers congratulates the individuals named to receive an AAG Award. The awardees represent outstanding contributions to and accomplishments in the geographic field. Formal recognition of the awardees will occur at the 2018 AAG Annual Meeting in New Orleans during the AAG Awards Luncheon on Saturday, April 14, 2018. 2018 The AAG…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2016 AAG Enhancing Diversity Award: Lawrence Estaville

The AAG is pleased to bestow an annual award honoring geographers who have pioneered efforts toward, or actively participated in efforts toward, encouraging a more diverse discipline over the course of several years. Estaville Dr. Lawrence Estaville has been selected for this Award in recognition of his career-long dedication to championing greater inclusion of a…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2015 AAG Enhancing Diversity Award

The AAG is pleased to bestow an annual award honoring geographers who have pioneered efforts toward or actively participated in efforts toward encouraging a more diverse discipline over the course of several years. This year, we are proud to award Wendy Jepson with the AAG Enhancing Diversity Award. Dr. Jepson teaches Environmental Justice at Texas…
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Grants & Competitions

AAG Award Applications, Nominations Due September, October

Deadlines for some AAG awards are approaching in September and October. If you would like to nominate someone or apply on your own behalf, please follow the links highlighted in each award description below to the submission information on each award description page. The AAG Excellence in Mentoring Award is given annually to an individual geographer…
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Association News

AAG Honors Five Geographers with 2014 AAG Enhancing Diversity Award

AAG Honors Five Geographers with 2014 AAG Enhancing Diversity Award The AAG Enhancing Diversity Award honors those geographers who have pioneered efforts toward or actively participated in efforts toward encouraging a more diverse discipline over the course of several years. To learn more, visit This year the AAG Council and the AAG Enhancing Diversity Committee…
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