APGO Awards

Award of Merit


The APGO Award of Merit was established in 2016, with the intention of presenting the award annually to a deserving individual member who, during the course of their career, has made significant contributions to the geoscience profession.

The successful candidate for the award will have been a practicing member of APGO for ten years or more and, during the course of their career, will have: 

    • Made a significant contribution to the geoscience knowledge base; and/or 
    • Made a significant contribution to the fields of environmental geoscience, mineral exploration and development or geophysics; and/or 
    • Contributed significantly to public service and protection of the public; and 
    • Whose actions and accomplishments reflect positively on the geoscience profession.

See the 2018 Award Winner

See the 2016 Award Winners