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SIAM Industry Prize

Established in 2023, the prize is awarded annually for outstanding contributions to the mathematical sciences in industry and is intended to support the continued work of the recipient and encourage further exploration, foster innovation, and inspire collaboration within their chosen mathematical domain.

Nomination Deadline: October 15, 2024

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Prize Description

Prize Description

The SIAM Industry Prize is awarded every year to an individual researcher or team (referred to as “awardee”) who has had outstanding contributions to the effective application of mathematical sciences to industry. This work and its impact may be documented in letters that convey the significance and importance of the work, and/or peer reviewed papers, conference proceedings and/or patents.

Eligibility Criteria

The prize may be awarded to any member of the scientific community for their individual work, or a team for a single piece of collaborative work, performed in a non-academic setting that meets the general guideline of the prize description.

Required Materials

  • Nominator’s letter of recommendation for candidate(s)
  • CV(s) of the candidate(s)
  • Two-three letters of support from experts in the field and/or application

Call for Nominations

SIAM is now accepting nominations for the inaugural award.

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Prize Details

Prize Details

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About the Award

About the SIAM Industry Prize

The awardee of the SIAM Industry Prize shall receive from the prize fund an engraved medal, a cash award of $2,000, and reasonable expenses for one person for travel to the award ceremony and present a lecture. If more than one person receives the prize, the cash award is to be divided equally among the recipients.

As part of the award, the recipient or a single representative of the team will be invited to present a lecture at the SIAM Annual Meeting, or a major SIAM Conference. The lecture will be publicized in meeting announcements.

Award Date

The prize will first be awarded at the 2025 SIAM Annual Meeting.

Award Presentation

The prize will be awarded by the president at the SIAM Annual Meeting, or at another major SIAM Conference.

The announcement of the award will be in SIAM News, the SIAM website and released to other appropriate scientific journals, electronic newsletters, and major daily newspapers.

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