melnikov_awardThe International Permafrost Association is the host of three awards, eached geared towards excellence in permafrost research and involvement in the permafrost community. These three awards are:

The Péwé Award, awarded at each International Conference on Permafrost, for an excellent presentation by an early career scientist in permafrost science.

The Melnikov Award, awarded at each International Conference on Permafrost, for an excellent presentation by an early career scientist in permafrost engineering.

The IPA Lifetime Achievement Award, granted every two years to acknowledge the lifetime contribution of individuals for outstanding permafrost science and engineering research and/or for exceptional contributions to the international permafrost research community.

These awards are administered by the Nominations and Awards Committee