The Moore Prize is awarded for an outstanding research article published in one of the AMS primary research journals (Journal of the AMS, Proceedings of the AMS, Transactions of the AMS, Memoirs of the AMS, Mathematics of Computation, Electronic Journal of Conformal Geometry and Dynamics, and Electronic Journal of Representation Theory) during the six calendar years ending a full year before the meeting at which the prize is awarded.

Nominations for the Moore Prize are accepted every third year between March 1 and June 30.

Those who prefer to submit by regular mail may send nominations to the AMS Secretary, Professor Carla Savage, Box 8206, Computer Science Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-8206.

Contact the AMS Secretary with questions regarding the nomination procedure.