Recognition of outstanding scientific research and technological innovation is an important activity within AVS. Do you know people in areas of interest to AVS who should be recognized?
Nomination Procedures
Before starting a Professional Award Nomination on-line please review the information for each award.

2019 Awardee Interviews:
Professional Awards Nominations Deadline:
March 31, 2020
Submit by 12:00 PM (Midnight) ET
Medard W. Welch
Outstanding Theoretical and/or Experimental Research
Outstanding Discoveries
and Inventions
John A. Thornton
Outstanding Research or Technological Innovation with Emphasis on the Fields of Thin Films, Plasma Processing, and Related Topics
Peter Mark
Outstanding Theoretical or Experimental Work by a Young Scientist or Engineer
George T. Hanyo
Outstanding Performance in Technical Support of
Research and Development
Fellow of the Society
Sustained and Outstanding Technical Contributions
AVS is accepting nominations for Student Awards through May 1, 2020
Questions? Please contact Angela Klink, AVS Member Services Administrator, by March 31, 2020