The Center for Meteorite Studies at Arizona State University is soliciting applications for the 2019 Nininger Meteorite Award.

The Nininger Meteorite Award recognizes outstanding student achievement in the meteoritical sciences as embodied by an original research paper. Papers must cover original research conducted by the student and must have been written, submitted, or published between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019.

Applicants must be the first, but not sole, author of the paper and must have been studying at an educational institution in the United States at the time the paper was written, submitted, or published.

The Nininger Award recipient receives $1,000 and an engraved plaque commemorating the honor.