James B. Thompson, Jr., Award

The James B. Thompson, Jr., Fund was established through a generous bequest from the estate of Dr. James B. Thompson, Jr. Income from the fund provides for a range of research grants, specialty meeting start-up funds, distinguished international lecture tours, and support of the MGPV Division.

2021 Recipients

Haley Olson, Harvard University; Project title: “Using triple oxygen istotopes to improve the phosphate d18O paleothermometer”

Sally Stevens, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Project title: “Refining the temporal record of the end-Lomagundi excursion in Franceville, Gabon”