Kavli Education Medal
This medal is awarded for impact in the field of science and mathematics education.
The Kavli Education Medal is awarded biennially (in even years) for “an individual who has made a significant impact on science or mathematics education within the UK”. The recipient will be called upon to deliver a lecture either at a specialist scientific or educational meeting or for the general public as appropriate. The first award was made in 2010.
The medal is of bronze gilt and is accompanied by a gift of £500.
The next call for nominations for this award will open in November 2015.
The recipient is chosen by the Council of the Royal Society on the recommendation of the Education Committee.
Most recent medallist
Professor Sir John Holman has been awarded the Kavli Education Medal in recognition of his significant impact on science education within the UK.