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AAAS Award for International Scientific Cooperation
The American Association for the Advancement of Science seeks to recognize an individual or small group working together in the scientific or engineering community for making outstanding contributions to furthering international cooperation in science or engineering...

ACM Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award
The ACM Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award is given to an individual or group for a specific theoretical accomplishment that has had a significant and demonstrable effect on the practice of computing...

A.W. Tucker Prize
he next A.W. Tucker Prize will be awarded at the Mathematical Programming Symposium for an outstanding paper authored by a student. The paper can deal with in any area of mathematical programming...

Beale-Orchard-Hays Prize
Nominations are being sought for the Mathematical Programming Society Beale-Orchard-Hays Prize for Excellence in Computational Mathematical Programming...

CNA Award for Operational Analysis
This competitive award is open to all researchers and analysts outside of CNA and will be presented to the individual or team whose submitted work is judged as providing the most creative, empirically-based solution to a real-world problem or in support of a real-world decision. The winner of the CNA Award will be recognized at the CNA 70th Anniversary banquet in November 2012...

COMAP-High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling
High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM) offers students the opportunity to compete in a team setting using mathematics to present solutions to real-world modeling problems.

COMAP-Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling
The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICMan international contest for high school students and college undergraduates. ICM is an extension of the Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM). It is designed to develop and advance interdisciplinary problem-solving skills as well as competence in written communication. 

COMAP-Mathematical Contest in Modeling
Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM), challenges teams of students to clarify, analyze, and propose solutions to open-ended problems. The contest attracts diverse students and faculty advisors from over 500 institutions around the world.

D.R. Fulkerson Prize
The Fulkerson Prize Committee invites nominations for the Delbert Ray Fulkerson Prize, sponsored jointly by the Mathematical Programming Society and the American Mathematical Society. The Fulkerson Prize is for outstanding papers in the area of discrete mathematics...

EURO Award for the Best EJOR Paper 
Three EJOR Best Paper Awards are presented annually at a EURO-k or IFORS conference provided there are candidates of sufficient merit. The recipients will be among the authors of papers published in EJOR in the eligibility period. The best survey paper, best application paper, and best theory/methodology paper will be selected by a jury. 

European Prize in Combinatorics
The European Prize in Combinatorics is established by the European Research and Training Network COMBSTRU to recognise excellent contributions in Combinatorics by young researchers (according to eligibility of EU) not older than 35...

George B. Dantzig Award
Nominations are solicited for the George B. Dantzig Prize, administered jointly by the Mathematical Programming Society (MPS) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). This prize is awarded to one or more individuals for original research which by its originality, breadth and depth, is having a major impact on the field of mathematical programming...

Glover-Klingman Award
The Glover-Klingman Prize is awarded each year to an individual or a group for the best paper published in Networks. The Editors-in-Chief, with assistance from members of the Editorial Board of Networks, select the winners of this annual award ....

Goedel Prize
The Goedel Prize for outstanding papers in the area of theoretical computer science is sponsored jointly by the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS) and the Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computing Theory of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM-SIGACT)...

Herman Goldstine Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Mathematical Sciences Department of the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center is pleased to announce its Herman Goldstine Postdoctoral Fellowship. The fellowship provides an excellent opportunity for research in Mathematics and Computer Science, with exposure to technical problems arising in industry...

Householder Award
Nominations are solicited for the Alston S. Householder Award. The award will be presented to the author of the best dissertation in numerical algebra submitted by the recipient of a PhD earned ...

Isaac L. Auerbach Award
IFIP's most prestigious service award, the Isaac L. Auerbach Award, was presented for the first time at the 13th IFIP World Computer Congress to Prof. C. Gotlieb (Canada)...

Jurgen Moser Lecture
The SIAM Activity Group on Dynamical Systems awards a person who has made distinguished contributions to nonlinear science. The term "nonlinear science" ...

The Lagrange Prize in Continuous Optimization
Nominations are invited for the newly established Lagrange Prize in Continuous Optimization, awarded jointly by the Mathematical Programming Society (MPS) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)...

Leslie Fox Prize
The Leslie Fox Prize for Numerical Analysis of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) is a biennial prize established in 1985 in honour of mathematician Leslie Fox, honoring young numerical analysts worldwide...

Plossl Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
The E&R Foundation will annually grant one award of $2,500 for doctoral dissertation work dealing with any topic in operations management. Sample topics include operations strategy, operations planning and control systems, supply chain management...

Ralph E. Kleinman Prize
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics awards a cash prize of approximately $5,000 to an individual for outstanding research or other contributions that bridge the gap between mathematics and applications...

Richard C. DiPrima Prize
The Richard C. DiPrima Prize is awarded every two years to a junior scientist, based on an outstanding doctoral dissertation in applied mathematics ...

SIAM/ACM Prize in Computational Science & Engineering
The SIAM/ACM Prize in Computational Science and Engineering is awarded in the area of computational science in recognition of outstanding contributions to the development and use of mathematical and computational tools and methods for the solution of science and engineering problems...

SIAM Activity Group on Dynamical Systems J. D. Crawford Prize
The SIAM Activity Group on Dynamical Systems will present the award at the SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems. The prize is awarded for recent outstanding work on a topic in dynamical systems and nonlinear science, as evidenced by a publication in English in a peer-reviewed journal within the four calendar years preceding the award date...

SIAM Activity Group on Optimization Prize (SIAG/OPT)
The SIAM Activity Group on Optimization Prize will be awarded at the SIAM Conference on Optimization. The prize is awarded to the author(s) of the most outstanding paper, as determined by the selection committee, on a topic in optimization published in English in a peer-reviewed journal...

SIAM Student Paper Prizes
The SIAM Student Paper Prizes are awarded every year to the student author(s) of the most outstanding paper(s) submitted to the SIAM Student Paper Competition. This award is based solely on the merit and content of the student's contribution to the submitted paper...

Wilkinson Prize for Numerical Software
In honor of the outstanding contributions of James Hardy Wilkinson to the field of numerical software, Argonne National Laboratory, the National Physical Laboratory, and the Numerical Algorithms Group award a numerical software prize of US $1000...

W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize
The W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize in Mathematics is awarded for research in, or other contributions to, the broadly defined areas of differential equations and control theory....

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