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NOMINATION TIMELINE

AWARD DEADLINE: APRIL 1st
  • April: Nominations and required supporting documents are due.
  • June: Appointed award committees review nominations and make selections.
  • November: Award recipients and principal nominators are notified of their selection.
  • February: Awards are presented at the TMS Annual Meeting.

Awards listed under "Other Awards" may have separate nomination deadlines, as indicated.


Professional Honors and Awards
Recipients of the TMS Leadership Award

2011 Y. Austin Chang
2010 Donald Gubser
2009 Carol A. Handwerker
2008 Bruce A. MacDonald
2007 (no award given)
2006 Toni Grobstein Marechaux
2005 (no award given)
2004 Robert Reynik
2003 (no award given)
2002 Robert L. Snyder
2001 John A. S. Green
2000 Yoshio Waseda
1999 Reza Abbaschian
1998 Gordon H. Geiger
1997 Julia R. Weertman
1996 Bhakta B. Rath
1995 (no award given)
1994 Lyle H. Schwartz
1993 James C. Williams
1992 Albert R.C. Westwood
1991 Robert Mehrabian
1990 Merton C. Flemings
1989 Peter R. Bridenbaugh
1988 Arden L. Bement, Jr.
1987 Morris Cohen
1986 Praveen Chaudhari

How to Nominate a Colleague

To nominate a deserving professional review the descriptions and criteria on the Honors and Awards page and complete the convenient online Nomination Form, or download the Nomination Form (PDF) which contains a complete explanation of each award and how to nominate a colleague. Nominations must be received according to the timeline and deadlines as listed. TMS members may also be interested in reviewing the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers (AIME) site for additional award opportunities. Nominations must be received according to the posted deadlines.

For More Information

For more information about honors and awards available through TMS, please contact the TMS Professional Affairs Administrator at:

The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
184 Thorn Hill Road
Warrendale, PA 15086 USA
Telephone (724) 776-9000, ext. 232
Fax (724) 776-3770
E-Mail awards@tms.org