Certified Professional Soil Scientist Accreditation 

CPSS Accreditation application forms and guidelines can be downloaded from the CPSS web site www.cpss.com.au 

Soil Science Australia Awards

Application forms can be downloaded from the Awards Page.

Soil Science Australia Membership

Application for Membership can be made online by following this link.

Honorary Life and Honorary member nominations are normally via the branches; application forms can be downloaded from the Awards Page.

Soil Science Australia Student Support

In 2016, student support information on the 2016 Australia/New Zealand soils conference will be provided via the branches.  Please contact your branch secretary for information if you have not received news of the student support via a branch email. Federal support of $2000 to each branch will be matched by branch funds to assist students attend the NZ conference to present a paper or compete in the Student Soil Judging competition.

World Congress of Soil Science

In 2018 early career researcher support information on the Brazil WCSS will be provided.

In 2022 early career research support information on the United Kingdom WCSS will be provided.


Soil Science Australia


Soil Science Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that serves as the peak body for soil scientists across Australia, and seeks to advance soil science in the professional, academic and technical fields.  It is a member of the International Union of Soil Sciences



Visit Awards Page or download application forms below

J.A. Prescott Medal of Soil Science

J.K. Taylor, OBE, Gold Medal in Soil Science

Australian Society of Soil Science Inc Publication Medal

C.G. Stephens PhD Award in Soil Science

L.J.H Teakle Award


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