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The Tinsley Prize recognizes an outstanding research contribution to astronomy or astrophysics, of an exceptionally creative or innovative character. The Prize is normally awarded every two years.

08 Feb 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The AAS vice-presidents name a special invited lecturer to kick off each AAS meeting with a presentation on recent research of great importance. The Kavli Foundation's generous support covers the lecturer's travel expenses and as well as promotional expenses.

07 May 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The Lancelot M. Berkeley − New York Community Trust Prize for Meritorious Work in Astronomy is awarded annually for highly meritorious work in advancing the science of astronomy during the previous year.

01 Jul 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The Rodger Doxsey Travel Prize—established through the support of his father, John Doxsey, and other friends, family, and colleagues—provides graduate students or postdocs within one year of receiving or receipt of their PhD a monetary prize to enable the oral presentation of their dissertation research at a winter meeting of the AAS.

25 Jun 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The Astronomy Achievement Student Awards are given to recognize exemplary research by undergraduate and graduate students who present at one of the poster sessions at the meetings of the AAS.

25 Jun 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The award will be for an achievement in astronomical research made by an amateur astronomer.

09 Jan 2018 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The Chambliss Astronomical Writing Award is to be given for astronomy writing for an academic audience, specifically textbooks at either the upper division undergraduate level or the graduate level.

19 Feb 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The awards were given annually to up to four individuals who have performed outstanding public service in support of science.

28 Jun 2016 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The Annie Jump Cannon Award is for outstanding research and promise for future research by a postdoctoral woman researcher.

05 Feb 2019 - Grants and Prizes: AAS

The AAS Education Prize is to recognize outstanding contributions to the education of the public, students and/or the next generation of professional astronomers.

12 Jun 2017 - Grants and Prizes: AAS