Here is the call for nominations for one of the EATCS awards that is closest to my heart. Do put pen to paper and nominate your favourite young TCS researcher! He/She might join a truly impressive list of previous award recipients.
Call for Nominations
Deadline: December 31st, 2014
Nominations for the Presburger Award can be submitted by any member or group of members of the theoretical computer science community except the nominee and his/her advisors for the master thesis and the doctoral dissertation. Nominated scientists have to be at most 35 years at the time of the deadline of nomination (i.e., for the Presburger Award of 2015 the date of birth should be in 1979 or later). The Presburger Award Committee of 2015 consists of Zoltan Esik (Szeged), Claire Mathieu (Paris), and Peter Widmayer (Zürich, chair).
Nominations, consisting of a two page justification and (links to) the respective papers, as well as additional supporting letters, should be sent by e-mail to:
The subject line of every nomination should start with Presburger Award 2015, and the message must be received before December 31st, 2014.
The award includes an amount of 1000 Euro and an invitation to ICALP 2015 for a lecture.
- Mikołaj Bojanczyk, 2010
- Patricia Bouyer-Decitre, 2011
- Venkatesan Guruswami and Mihai Patrascu, 2012
- Erik Demaine, 2013
- David Woodruff, 2014