GA Prizes and Medals


Prizes Nominations deadline is normally the 31st January.

The Foulerton Award
Open to Members of the Association, this award is made in recognition of work of merit connected with the Association, and serves to encourage future, as well as to recognize past work.

The Halstead Medal

Open to non-Members and Members of the Association, the Halstead Medal is for work of outstanding merit, deemed to further the objectives of the Association and to promote Geology.

The Richardson Award

Open to Members of the Association for the best research-based paper in each annual volume of the Proceedings of the Geologists' Association.

The Henry Stopes Memorial Fund
A bronze medal (the Henry Stopes Memorial Medal awarded once every 3 years), for work on the Prehistory of Man and his geological environment, to any Member of the Geologists’ Association or other person without restriction as to country or sex, preference being given to non-professionals.

2014 Recipients

The Foulerton Award
Elaine Bimpson
Dr. Tony Barber

Halstead Medal
David Ward (Reading Geological Society)

Richardson Award
Don Aldiss

2013 Recipients

The Foulerton Award
Dr John Crocker

Halstead Medal
Graham Worton

Richardson Award
Anna Harrison, J.F.M. Plim, Matthew Harrison, Lee  Jones, Martin Culshaw

2012 Recipients

The Foulerton Award
Professor Richard Moody

Halstead Medal
Professor Chris King

Henry Stopes Medal
Dr Phil Harding

Richardson Award
Peter Hopson.

Previous Prize Recipients

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