The Louis J. Battan Author’s Award - K-12 is presented to the author(s) of outstanding, newly published learning materials or books that foster the understanding of atmospheric and related sciences in K-12 audiences.
Nominations are considered by a committee of the Education and Human Resources Commission, which makes recommendations for final approval by AMS Council.
Thank you for your interest in submitting a nomination! AMS membership is not required to submit an award nomination. Nominations are due by 1 May. The nominator is responsible for uploading the entire nomination package.
The nominees for this award remain on the active nomination list for three years. You will be allowed to update an unsuccessful nomination at the beginning of the next award cycle.