# The George Pólya Prize

The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics awards the

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

SIAM Prize for Distinguished Service

SIAM von Kármán Prize

SIAM Ralph E Kleinman Prize

AWM-SIAM Kovalevsky Lecture

SIAM W T and Idalia Reid Prize in Mathematics

SIAM John von Neumann Lecture

SIAM Polya Prize

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**George Pólya Prize**every two years, alternately in two categories:- for a notable application of combinatorial theory;

- for a notable contribution in another area of interest to George Pólya such as approximation theory, complex analysis, number theory, orthogonal polynomials, probability theory, or mathematical discovery and learning.

**1971**R L Graham, K Leeb, B L Rothschild, A W Hales, and R I Jewett**1975**R P Stanley, E Szemeredi, and R M Wilson**1979**L Lovász**1983**A Bjorner and P Seymour**1987**A C Yao**1992**G Kalai and S Shelah**1994**Gregory Chudnovsky and Harry Kesten**1996**Jeffry Ned Kahn and David Reimer**1998**Percy Deift, Xin Zhou, and Peter Sarnak**2000**Noga Alon**2002**Craig A Tracy and Harold Widom**2004**Neil Robertson and Paul Seymour**2006**Gregory Lawler, Oded Schramm, and Wendelin Werner**2008**Van H Vu**2010**Emmanuel Candès and Terence Tao**MacTutor links:**Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

**SIAM Prizes, etc:**SIAM Prize for Distinguished Service

SIAM von Kármán Prize

SIAM Ralph E Kleinman Prize

AWM-SIAM Kovalevsky Lecture

SIAM W T and Idalia Reid Prize in Mathematics

SIAM John von Neumann Lecture

SIAM Polya Prize

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