The William W. Amaral Legacy award was established in 2015 as a lifetime achievement award in recognition of significant and lasting contribution to the field of paleontology through advancement of the objectives of the Association. This award is named after its inaugural recipient, William W. Amaral.
Recipients of the William W. Amaral Legacy Award embody the traits that personify Bill; that he spent his career working to instill in others: patience, vigilance, collegiality, and above all, a drive to advance techniques in paleontology.
Any AMMP Member in good standing may nominate awardees.
Nominations will be accepted up to three months prior to the Annual Meeting. For more information visit the Awards page of the website.