Shackleton Medal

The Shackleton Medal is awarded for leadership and citizenship in a geographical field, in particular in the fields and current themes of most concern to RSGS.  It was awarded first in 2009.

2018           Polly Higgins

2016           Laurent Fabius, Christiana Figueres and Manuel Pulgar-Vidal

2014           Lord Smith of Kelvin and the people of Glasgow

2012           Craig Sams & Jo Fairley

2011           Eriel Tchekwe Deranger

2009           Scottish Parliament Transport, Infrastructure & Climate Change Committee