Ronne Award For Antarctic Research or Exploration
This honor is awarded to an early-to mid-career member or non-member who has made a signifcant contribution to the Antarctic region.
2014 Jill Mikucki
For her her research on how organisms survive in the extreme cold and what their purpose is in the ecosystem.
2011 Polly A. Penhale
For her cutting edge research, mentoring, and guiding the direction of polar research.