Honors & Awards
Jared Thompson wins Environmental Law Award
Joint MS alum Jared Thompson was awarded the Olaus and Adolph Murie Award for Environmental Law from Stanford Law School for his capstone paper on water pollution.
PhD student Lauren Oakes was awarded the George Melendez Wright Climate Change Fellowship.
The Lieberman fellowship is awarded to a doctoral student whose research accomplishments, teaching, and university service has demonstrated the potential for becoming an academic leader.
Robert Heilmayr wins a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.
Gretchen Daily, a professor of biology and senior fellow at Stanford's Woods Institute for the Environment, has been named one of 10 recipients of the 2010 Heinz Awards.
Peter Vitousek has won the 2010 Japan Prize for his pioneering work in the field of biogeochemistry.
Page Chamberlain, Steve Gorelick, and Kate Maher are among the recipients of the Woods Institute's Environmental Venture Projects Awards
The Woods Institute for the Environment has awarded four new Environmental Venture Projects (EVP) grants for interdisciplinary research aimed at finding practical solutions promoting global sustainability.
The Switzer Fellowship Network consists of the 470 current and past Fellows located around the country and throughout the world. Fellows are working across a broad spectrum of environmental issues and in a diversity of settings from local grassroots groups to Capitol Hill.
Gretchen Daily, Stanford professor of biology, has won the International Cosmos Prize, awarded by the Expo ’90 Foundation in Japan.
Nineteen environmental researchers from across North America have been awarded Leopold Leadership Fellowships for 2009.