The Award for Outstanding Services by a Corporation

Award, Fellow, Honorary Member, and Lecturer Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted through 1 May 2020.

If you need to update an existing nomination, please email

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(Prior to 2018, The Award for Outstanding Services by a Corporation to Meteorology.)


The Award for Outstanding Services by a Corporation is granted to a corporation for contributions to the advancement of the atmospheric and related sciences or their application.

Nominations are considered by the Awards Oversight Committee, which makes a recommendation for final approval by AMS Council.

Nomination Process

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.

All three letters of reference or support shall come from individuals not affiliated with the nominated corporation.

The nominees for awards remain on the committee's active list for three years.  You will be allowed to update an unsuccessful nomination at the beginning of the next award cycle. 


  • citation (25 word maximum)
  • nomination letter (3 page maximum)
  • corporate write-up (2 page maximum)
  • three (3) letters of support (2 page maximum each)