Prizes & Awards
Your support of an AMS Prize or Award recognizes outstanding work that advances the mathematical sciences.
Make a gift What can you accomplish by giving to an AMS Prize or Award?
Provide important focus on specific research areas
Honor legacies of scholarship
Encourage excellence in mathematics
Keep the public standing of the profession high
From L to R, AMS Prize winners: Geordie Williamson (Chevalley Prize in Lie Theory), Yitang Zhang (Cole Prize in Number Theory), Barry Simon (Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement), Morehouse College Dept of Mathematics (Programs that Make a Difference Award), Ingrid Daubechies (Steele Prize for Seminal Contribution to Research, Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition, Ruth Lyttle Satter Prize)
Gifts in any amount can be directed to an existing prize or award endowment, and provide an excellent way to honor a scholar or a particular area of study.
To endow a new prize, please contact
Robin Marek or any member of the
AMS Development Committee.
Photo credits: Mirzakhani photo courtesy Stanford; Zhang photo courtesy MacArthur Foundation; Simon photo by Bob Paz; photo courtesy Moorehouse Dept of Mathematics; Daubechies photo courtesy David von Becker