The Bôcher Prize is awarded for a notable paper in analysis published during the preceding six years. The work must be published in a recognized, peer-reviewed venue
The first to be offered by the AMS, this prize was founded in memory of Professor Maxime Bôcher (pictured), who served as President of the AMS from 1909-1910. The original endowment was contributed by members of the Society. A generous donor augmented the endowment in 2008.
Next Prize: January 2020
Nomination Period: 1 March – 30 June 2019
Nomination Procedure: Submit a letter of nomination, a complete bibliographic citation for the work being nominated, and a brief citation that explains why the work is important.
Most Recent Recipients: The 2017 Bôcher Prize was awarded to András Vasy
for his fundamental paper 'Microlocal analysis of asymptotically hyperbolic and Kerr-de Sitter spaces'; Inventiones Mathematicae, 194 (2013), 381-513.