MGI Receives 2018 RJRGleaner Honour Award for Science and Technology

The Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) is the recipient this year’s RJRGleaner Honour Award in the category of Science and Technology. MGI collected the Commemorative Profile at last night’s RJRGleaner Gala Awards Dinner at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston.

Here is a listing of RJRGleaner Awardees:

"In the categories of Arts and Culture, Poet Laureate Lorna Goodison; Public Service – Pamela Monroe Ellis; Business – the National Commercial Bank; Voluntary Service – Melvyn Tennant; Science and Technology – the Mona GeoInformatics Institute; Health and Wellness – National Health Fund; Alia Atkinson – Sports; and Entertainment – Reggae Sumfest.

Special awardees included Marvin G. Hall for Science and Technology; Dr Wendel Abel – Health and Wellness; Jamaica senior national women’s football team (Reggae Girls) – Sports; Dalton Harris –Entertainment; and Richard Pandohie – Business.

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) last night received the RG Platinum Award for its sterling service to nation building through the Jamaica National Service Corps. The Man of the Year Award was this year renamed the Platinum Award" (Source: Jamaica Gleaner).

Congratulations to all other winners!