Albert Leon Whiteman Memorial Prize
The Whiteman Prize recognizes notable exposition and exceptional scholarship in the history of mathematics.
Prize Details
The US$5,000 prize is awarded every three years.
Next Prize
January 2018


Nomination Period
1 March – 30 June, 2017
Most Recent Prize: 2015
Umberto Bottazzini was awarded the 2015 Whiteman Prize for his many works in the history of mathematics, notably on the rise of modern mathematics in Italy and on analysis in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
About the Prize
This prize was established in 1998 using funds donated by Mrs. Sally Whiteman in memory of her husband, Albert Leon Whiteman.
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Photo courtesy of Mrs. Sally Whiteman.