Human Resources

Ryan C. Schrawder Award


A memorial award recognizing an employee who has, after a short period of time, proven himself/herself to be a valuable asset to scientific projects both at sea and ashore in the lab, exhibited the ability to learn quickly, and applied acquired knowledge towards the success of scientific missions. The award focuses on junior staff with no less than 3 years experience at WHOI and generally not exceeding 8 years of service.
» Previous Recipients


Nominations for the Ryan C. Schrawder Award, complete with justifications, should be submitted to the Human Resource Office. The award committee will then meet to select the recipient in advance of the Employee Recognition Celebration.
» Nomination Form

Award Committee

The committee is made up of the past year's Ryan Schrawder Awardee, a representative of the past year's Penzance Award, the past year's Vetlesen Awardee, a member of the Staff Committee, a member of the GMPC, a long-time Facilities employee, a long-time Marine/Ship Ops employee, a representative from the Directorate, and a member of the Recreation Committee.

Last updated: April 11, 2018