The AMS Mary P. Dolciani Prize for Excellence in Research recognizes a mathematician from a department that does not grant a Ph.D. who has an active research program in mathematics and a distinguished record of scholarship. The primary criterion for the prize is an active research program as evidenced by a strong record of peer-reviewed publications.
Additional selection criteria may include the following:
This prize is funded by a grant from the Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation. Mary P. Dolciani Halloran (1923-1985, pictured) was a gifted mathematician, educator, and author. She devoted her life to developing excellence in mathematics education and was a leading author in the field of mathematical textbooks at the college and secondary school levels. Read more about her and the Foundation.
Next Prize: January 2019
Nomination Period: 1 March – 30 June, 2018
Nomination Procedure: Nominations should include a letter of nomination, a short description of the work that is the basis of the nomination including complete bibliographic citations, and a CV.
Most Recent Prize: New Prize
About this Prize: This prize is funded by a grant from the Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation.