The George B. Dantzig Prize includes a monetary award and a certificate containing the citation. The recipient will be reimbursed for reasonable travel expenses incurred in attending the award ceremony.
The George B. Dantzig Prize will next be awarded in July 2018 at the SIAM Annual Meeting.
The award is presented at the International Symposium on Mathematical Programming (ISMP), except every third award where it is presented at the SIAM Annual Meeting. The Chair of MOS or the SIAM President will announce the award, read the citation, and present the certificate to the recipient. The announcement of the award will appear in SIAM News, the SIAM website, and appropriate electronic media.
The initial funds for this award are contributed by the students, friends, colleagues, and family of George B. Dantzig.