Student Paper Prize

About the Student Paper Prize

The EASIAM (East Asia section of SIAM) Student Paper Prizes are awarded every year to the student author(s) of the most outstanding paper(s) submitted to the EASIAM Student Paper Prize competition. This prize is solely based on the merit and content of the student’s contribution to the submitted paper. The purpose of the Student Paper Prizes is to recognize outstanding scholarship by students in applied mathematics or scientific computing. Each recipient of the EASIAM Student Paper Prize shall receive a framed certificate and a cash prize of US$ 300. Up to three awards will be bestowed.


The contestant must be a current Ph.D. student or a recent Ph.D graduate (within one year of her/his thesis defense on the application deadline) in universities of East or Southeast Asia.


To enter the competition, each applicant must submit (1) a short vitae including her/his list of publications and (2) the complete paper. In addition, the student’s advisor must submit a letter that describes and evaluates the paper’s contribution to the literature and the student’s role in the publication.

Notification of Prize Winners

The EASIAM President will notify candidates who have been shortlisted for the award by April 15, 2014. To receive the prize, each candidate is required to present her/his paper at EASIAM 2014, which will be held this June 23-25, 2014 in the Emerald Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.


Deadline of the submission is March 14th, 2014. Please send your submission via Email to Secretary of EASIAM, Professor Weichung Wang (

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