The purpose of this Honor Code is to establish rules and procedures of the American Geophysical Union governing student conduct with respect to the integrity of the Outstanding Student Paper Award program.  Students agree to the following:

  • They are the first author of their presentation.
  • They are a student pursuing an undergraduate, Master’s or PhD degree.  Postdoctoral researchers may not participate.
  • They do not know or are acquainted with their judges in any capacity and that they have not solicited personal nor professional contacts to serve as their judges.