This prized award is given in honor of the late Professor Francisco Nemenzo whose untiring and scholarly researches on scleractinian coral taxonomy have been acclaimed worldwide. It has been established from the generous contribution of his protégés, individuals, and organizations who want to inspire excellence and responsibility among the young marine scientists in the Philippines.
The PAMS Award will be given to the best oral and poster presentations from thesis/dissertation
work of competing students who will be required to submit an extended abstract.
|Year||Best Student Paper||Best Student Poster|
|1999||Cristina Day Lacap||John Noel Chan|
|2001||Caroline Jaraula||Helen Grace Bangi|
|2003||Miledel Christine Quibilan||Olivia Cabrera|
|2005||Hildie Maria Nacorda||Rachel Ravago-Gotanco|
|2007||Sheila Angeli Marcos||Rachel Ravago-Gotanco|
|2011||Bayosa Aya Cariño||Rey Thomas Jr.|
|2013||Christine Mae Edullantes||—|