Past award winners

AASP-The Palynological Society was established in 1967 by a group of 31 founding members to promote the science of palynology. The Palynological Society continues to recognize the contributions of these founding members and the service of dedicated members and friends of the society throughout the years.

Congratulations to our latest awardee Francisca Oboh-Ikuenobe!
In 2023 she became the 7th laureate of the Medal for Excellence in Education for her accomplishments in palynological education.

The following list recognizes prior award winners since 1975 till today: