George E. Kimball Medal - Application Process

There is no formal application process. Candidates are identified by the committee. Informal nominations are accepted.

Call for Nominations:

The George E. Kimball Medal is awarded by INFORMS for recognition of distinguished service to the Institute and to the profession of operations research and the management sciences. If you would like to nominate someone (including yourself) please send an email with the name of your nominee, along with a brief justification, to the Kimball Medal Committee Chair by July 31, 2017 for review in August.  

The website for the award is: http://www.informs.org/Recognize-Excellence/INFORMS-Prizes-Awards/George-E.-Kimball-Medal and past awardees are listed at that site.

2017 Committee Chair:

Rina Schneur
Verizon Laboratories
phone: (781) 466-2291
email: rinarsg@gmail.com 

Click here for Committee information.