Awards

Awards

Since its founding in 2011 WAM and its director Pierrette Thomet have been given the following awards:

The Michael Hunt Award of the Royal Meteorological Society 2014, made to Pierrette Thomet Stott. This award is given biennially for excellence in increasing the understanding of meteorology or its applied disciplines among members of the general public. To view the citation click here.

The European Meteorological Society Outreach and Communication Award 2015, made to WAM and its director. The Outreach & Communication Award is presented to projects that explore new ways to communicate the science of meteorology, climatology and related fields and its consequences to the general public. The Award is presented in form of a trophy during the EMS Annual Meeting. To view the citation click here, and to watch the video of the award ceremony click here. The relevant section starts at 12.55.