The Society offers a range of awards and also makes grants to members to further the Society’s objectives. The Society’s awards include:
The Australian Mathematical Society Medal
The Award for Teaching Excellence
The Award for Teaching Excellence (Early Career)
as well as travel awards and fellowships. The Mahony-Neumann-Room Prize, for a publication in one of the Society’s journals, is not restricted to members.
The Society’s fellowships and travel awards include:
The Alf van der Poorten Travelling Fellowships
The Walter and Lyn Bloom Travelling Fellowships
AMSI/AustMS WIMSIG Maryam Mirzakhani Award
AustMS WIMSIG Cheryl E. Praeger Travel Awards
AustMS WIMSIG Anne Penfold Street Awards
Please see the attached flyer for more information.
Student travel grants are provided to assist student members to attend the Society’s annual conference. Members selected to the attend the Heidelberg Laureate Forum should apply for travel grants via https://rhed.amsi.org.au/heidelberg-laureate-forum/, by 31 May 2023.
A brief summary of the conditions of the Society’s awards and of awards offered by ANZIAM can be found at Awards. More detailed information can be found via the links to the individual awards.
In addition to support for individuals the Society collaborates with AMSI in providing support for Special Interest Meetings organised by members of the Society.
Society equity policy for awards, prizes and grants
The Australian Mathematical Society is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. All eligible nominees for awards, prizes and grants will receive consideration without regard to ethnic background, race, religion, gender, gender identity, disability, age or citizenship status. For a more detailed statement on the guiding principles adopted by the Society in regards to grants and awards, please see the attached document.