Nicholson Medal for Human Outreach
To recognize the humanitarian aspect of physics and physicists. Recognition consists of the Nicholson medal and a certificate which includes the citation for which the recipient has been recognized. It will be presented annually.
Establishment & Support:
This medal was previously named the Nicholson Medal for Humanitarian Service and was established in 1994 by the Division of Plasma Physics and the Forum on Physics and Society. It is sponsored by friends of Dwight Nicholson.
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Rules & Eligibility:
The Nicholson Medal for Human Outreach shall be awarded to a physicist who either through teaching, research, or science related activities,
Nominations are active for up three years.
2006 Nicholson Medal for Human Outreach Recipient: