Silas Bossert received recognition for his efforts to make his data publicly accessible and his protocols repeatable.
In June 2022, Silas was the winner of the Open Science Promotion Award for an early career researcher. This honor was awarded by the Society for Open Reliable Transparent Ecology and Evolutionary biology (SORTEE).
Silas showcased his recent publication on the bee family Andrenidae, and all of the associated data and supplementary information (with specific commands) and vouchering of specimens. He makes efforts to follow the FAIR principle (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable) for each phase of his work.