The Cor Baayen Award is awarded each year to a promising young researcher in computer science and applied mathematics. The award was created in 1995 to honour the first ERCIM President. The award consists of a cheque for 5000 Euro together with an award certificate. The selected fellow will be invited to the ERCIM meetings in autumn. A short article about the winner, together with the list of all candidates nominated, will be published in ERCIM News.
Nominees must have carried out their work in one of the “ERCIM countries”: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Nominees must have been awarded their PhD (or equivalent) after 30 April 2010. A person can only be nominated once for the Cor Baayen Award.
Submitting a nomination
Nominations should be made by a staff member of an ERCIM member institute. Self nominations are not accepted. They should concern nominees having performed their research in any research institution from the country of the nominating institution. Nominations must be submitted online
The selection of the Cor Baayen award winner is the responsibility of the ERCIM Human Capital Task Group, who will consult expert opinion when reaching their decision.
Deadline for the 2013 award nominations is 30 April 2013