Grants and Prizes: AAS
AAS Names Recipients of 2018 Awards and Prizes
At its 231st meeting near Washington, DC, the AAS named the recipients of its 2018 prizes for outstanding achievements in scientific research, instrument development, and writing.
The 2018 Rodger Doxsey Travel Prize Results Are In!
Ten winners and five honorable mentions will receive support to present their dissertation talks at the 231st AAS meeting in Washington, DC, in January.
Call for LAD Prize Nominations
The AAS Laboratory Astrophysics Division invites nominations for the 2018 Laboratory Astrophysics Prize and the 2018 Early Career Award. Nomination deadline: 4 September 2017.
Coyne, Fritschel & Shoemaker to Receive 2018 Berkeley Prize
Three representatives of the team that developed the second-generation detectors for the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) will share the 2018 Berkeley prize.
Chambliss Student Poster Awards for AAS 230
Congratulations to the winners of the latest Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Award poster competition from the 230th AAS meeting!
Division on Dynamical Astronomy Announces 2017 Awards
Ortwin Gerhard (Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics) will receive the Dirk Brouwer Award, and Daniel Fabrycky (University of Chicago) will receive the Vera Rubin Early Career Prize.
Sara Schechner to Receive 2018 HAD Doggett Prize
The AAS Historical Astronomy Division has selected Sara J. Schechner (Harvard University) as the latest recipient of the LeRoy E. Doggett Prize for Historical Astronomy.
AAS 2018 Prize Nominations Are Due 30 June
Nominations for most AAS prizes and awards for 2018 are due in the Secretary's office by 30 June 2017. All of these prizes and awards are now open to self-nominations, thanks to a change in the rules.
Judges Needed for Student Posters at the AAS Summer Meeting
We are in need of full and advanced junior members to judge student posters at the AAS summer meeting in Austin, Texas, for the Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards.
Chambliss Student Poster Awards for AAS 229
Congratulations to the winners of the latest Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Award poster competition from the 229th AAS meeting!