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AOS Awards

The American Ornithological Society bestows a range of awards that recognize excellence in ornithology, honor outstanding service to the societies, and promote research and society involvement by students, postdocs, and early career professionals.

For questions regarding awards, email; your message will be forwarded to the appropriate committee chair. The AOS Awards committees strive to develop a balanced annual slate of nominees that represent the Society and its diverse members.

Professional Awards

Student and Postdoctoral Awards

The society also provides capacity-building International Grants to support students enrolled in Latin American universities.

Additionally, AOS recognizes contributions to ornithology and to the Society through the election of Fellows, Honorary Fellows, and Elective Members (learn more).

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