Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association

Call for nominations of Fellow and Honorary members

Call for nominations of Fellow and Honorary members

WIOMSA is inviting nominations of candidates for the WIOMSA Fellow and Honorary members program. Fellow and Honorary memberships are awarded to individuals in recognition of their exemplary/ outstanding/ distinguished contribution to the development of marine science research in the region and/or problem-solving and actions geared towards improving the management of coastal and marine environment in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region.

These awards are designed both to recognize individual scientists/researchers and practitioners for their track record of achievements, to inspire outstanding and emerging scientists and practitioners and cultivate a healthy competition for quality and excellence in the region. The awards also raise the profile of the scientists and practitioners in the region and raise awareness about their work to a wider audience across the globe.

Anyone can nominate up to two individuals for each of the awards. All nominations shall be made using the provided forms. Nominations are made online. Click here to fill the nomination form.

The deadline for submission of nominations is 30th May 2020.

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