CG Stephens PhD Award
To be eligible, students must be a member of Soil Science Australia before their thesis is submitted.
Nomination Process and Instructions
Nominations are to be prepared by a nominator AND seconder then submitted to the Federal Secretary via the online form.
The award will be made to a financial student member or ordinary member of the Society for the best PhD thesis in soil science granted by an Australian University in the previous calendar year. Nominations must contain the Nominee’s Society membership number, Title of PhD thesis being considered for the Award, an electronic copy of the whole thesis, an electronic copy of the Abstract, and at least two electronic copies of the External Examiners’ reports. Assessment of each thesis will be based upon the originality of the work, its significance to soil science and its clarity of writing. Nominations are confidential to the Awarding Committee.
The CG Stephens PhD Award is presented by the Federal President or proxy at the Soil Science Australia national conference or another event determined by the Federal Council.
Soil Science Australia acknowledges the traditional owners of the land and pays its respects to their Elders, past, present and future.