Call for Nominations for the 2011 Louise Hay Award
The Executive Committee of the Association for Women in Mathematics has established the Louise Hay Award for Contributions to Mathematics Education, to be awarded annually to a woman at the Joint Prize Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings every January. The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding achievements in any area of mathematics education, to be interpreted in the broadest possible sense.
The annual presentation of this award is intended to highlight the importance of mathematics education and to evoke the memory of all that Hay exemplified as a teacher, scholar, administrator, and human being.
The 2011 Hay will be presented at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in New Orleans, LA January 2011.
The nomination should include:
- A one to three page letter of nomination highlighting the exceptional contributions of the candidate to be recognized;
- A curriculum vitae of the candidate not to exceed three pages and;
- Three letters supporting the nomination. It is strongly recommended that the letters represent a range of constituents affected by the nominee's work.
Nominations are kept active for three years.
Nomination material for this award to should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30, 2010. Please visit http://awm-math.org/hayaward.html for more details.
Questions? Call 703-934-0163 or email email@example.com.
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