Southern Methodist University, Physics Department

Award ID:SMU-Physics Department-ALTARELLI2023 [#22729]
Award Title: 2023 Guido Altarelli Award
Award Type:Fellowship or award
Location:East Lansing, Michigan 75275, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Physics / High Energy Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/09, finished 2023/09/11, private)

*** this award has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Guido Altarelli Award honors the memory of the late Guido Altarelli, one of the founding fathers of QCD, an outstanding communicator of particle physics, and a mentor and strong supporter of Junior Scientists. The Guido Altarelli Award consists of a certificate and prize money. It is awarded to Junior Scientists for outstanding scientific contributions to the fields covered by the DIS Conference series.

The Guido Altarelli Award will be presented during the DIS conference.

Candidates for the prize should have a maximum of eight years of research experience (excluding career interruptions) following the PhD, at the first day of the conference. The selection is the task of the Selection Committee, which consists of experimental and theoretical particle physicists, and a Chair, who are nominated by the Chair of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of the DIS Conference in consultation with its members.

Nominations should be submitted via and should include the following.
  • NOMINATION: A letter of support for the candidate by the nominating person. The letter should state the original and exceptional contributions of the candidate in the fields of DIS or related subjects, and end with a suggested text with the motivation for why the award should be given to the candidate;
  • VITAE: The short curriculum vitae of the candidate (5 page max);
  • PUBLICATIONS: A list of 5 publications in the last eight years, related to the subject of the DIS conference, to which the candidate has given significant contributions;
  • REFERENCES: The names of two colleagues who could provide additional information on the candidate. 
Self-nominations are not allowed. All applications should be sent by December 20th, 2022.switch on editor mode

Nomination Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your nomination:
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Further Info:
email address
+1 (214) 768-2495
Department of Physics
Fondren Science Bldg., Box 0175
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX 75275-0175