Communication Awards: Call for Nominations

Keck Futures Initiative is taking nominations until Feb. 8 for four $20,000 prizes for excellence in reporting and communicating science, engineering, or medicine to the general public in 2012. A prize will be awarded in each of the following categories: book; film, radio, or TV; magazine or newspaper; and online. The winners will be announced in Fall 2013 in Washington, D.C.
To be considered for a 2013 Communication Award, the work should:
-be accessible and appeal to a broad, public audience;
-demonstrate clarity, creativity, originality, and accuracy;
-address issues and/or advances in science, engineering, and/or medicine;
-cover topics that have an impact on society; and
-have been published, broadcast, or released in 2012, in the United States and in English.
For more information and to nominate someone, visit the Keck Futures Initiative website.