European Geosciences Union

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The European Geosciences Union ( EGU ) is an interdisciplinary scientific society for researchers working in the geosciences and related fields.

The aim of the EGU is funding

  • of geosciences and
  • the cooperation between the scientists.

The EGU was formed on September 7th, 2002 through the merger of the European Geophysical Society (EGS) and the European Union of Geosciences (EUG).

The Union publishes several scientific journals and was in charge of the introduction of online and open access journals.

Awards, honors and grants

In addition, the Union awards various awards and honors, some of which have already been awarded by one of the two predecessor organizations:

General prices of the EGU


Prices for individual subjects at the EGU

(respective subject area in brackets)

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Overview of the prizes, honors and grants awarded by the EGU