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William Brewster Memorial Award

Name: William Brewster Memorial Award
Bird-specific?: Yes
Website: http://americanornithology.org/content/aou-professional-and-service-awards#william-brewster-award
Organization: American Ornithological Society
Eligible Recipients: Established Professionals
Purpose: Recognition for Career Achievements

This award is given annually to the author or co-authors (not previously so honored) of an exceptional body of work on birds of the Western Hemisphere. The award consists of a medal and an honorarium provided through the endowed William Brewster Memorial Fund of the American Ornithologists' Union. The award is in honor of William Brewster, one of the founding members of the AOU.