Please note that the deadline for submission of nominations for 2014 is November 30, 2014 for all awards, with the following exceptions:
- Doctoral Dissertation Award - October 31, 2014
- ACM-W Athena Lecturer Award – Feb. 1, 2015 Please note: Athena Lecturers must be nominated by a SIG
- ACM-IEEE CS Eckert-Mauchly Award - March 30, 2015
- ACM Gordon Bell Prize Submissions Open March 3, 2014: Deadline: May 1, 2014, Notification as Early as July 2014 SC14 Submissions Site
- ACM-IEEE CS Ken Kennedy Award - July 1, 2014
- ACM-IEEE CS George Michael Memorial HPC Fellowships - Submissions Open March 3, 2014: Deadline: May 1, 2014, Notifications as Early as August 2014 - SC14 Submissions Site
- ACM Advanced Member Grades
Nominations for the 2014 Awards should be submitted electronically to the respective chairs listed below or to the ACM Awards Committee Liaison, Rosemary McGuinness
As a general rule, each nomination submitted should consist of at least the following items:
- Name, address, phone number, and email address of person making the nomination.
- Name, address, and email address of candidate for whom an award is recommended.
- A statement (between 200 and 500 words long) as to why the candidate deserves the particular award.
- Supporting letters from a minimum of two endorsers.
- For the Turing Award a minimum of three endorsement letters should be provided. Successful Turing Award nominations include substantive letters of support from a group of prominent individuals broadly representative of the candidate's field or related field impacted by the candidate's contribution.
- For the Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award, a CV and listing of the candidate's Ph.D. students and their current positions are requested. It would be helpful to include the candidate's CV for all other award nominations.
- For the Grace Murray Hopper and the ACM-Infosys Foundation Award, nominations should include a current vitae and the age of the candidate.
Nominations for the 2014 awards should be submitted to the respective chairs listed below:
2014 Award Subcommittee Chairs and Members
For full information please see the ACM A.M. Turing Award Nominations page. Nominations should be sent to Rosemary McGuinness, ACM Awards Committee Liaison
Chair: Barbara Liskov, MIT CSAIL
Nominations are invited for the 2014 ACM – Infosys Foundation Award. The ACM – Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences recognizes personal contributions by young scientists and system developers to a contemporary innovation that, through its depth, fundamental impact and broad implications, exemplifies the greatest achievements in the discipline. The award is accompanied by a prize of $175,000. Financial support for the award is provided by an endowment from the Infosys Foundation.
Nomination Form Endorsement Form
Nominations should include:
- A current vitae, listing the age of the candidate, publications, patents, honors other awards, etc.
- A nomination letter from the principal nominator, which describes the work of the nominee, and draws particular attention to the contributions which are seen as meriting the award.
- Substantive supporting letters from at least three, and no more than five, endorsers. The letters should come from prominent individuals familiar with the nominee's contributions and no more than two from the same institution.
- A short citation of 25 words or less should be included in the nomination.
Nominations should be sent to the Chair of the ACM – Infosys Foundation Award:
Chair: Sue Whitesides, University of Victoria
Chair: Stuart Russell, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Robert Schnabel, Indiana University
Chair: Mary Lou Soffa, University of Virginia
Chair: Nigel Shadbolt, University of Southampton
Chair: Margaret Martonosi, Princeton University
For more details, see the Nomination Submission Procedures.
Chair: Andrew McGettrick, University of Strathclyde
Chair: Susan Dumais, Microsoft Research
For more details, ACM Guide For Fellow Nominations
For questions on the Fellows Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
Chair: Linda M. Northrop, Carnegie Mellon University
For more details, see the Distinguished Member Nomination Guide.
For questions on the Distinguished Member Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
Chair: Evelyn Duesterwald, IBM Research
For more details, see the Senior Member Nomination Guide.
For questions on the Senior Member Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
For submissions, please go to SC14 Submissions Site.
Chair: Adolfy Hoisie, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chair: Paul Rosenbloom, University of Southern California (USC)
Chair: Satish Rao, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Mark D. Hill, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chair: Mary Hall, University of Utah
Chair: David A Bader, Georgia Institute of Technology
Chair: Tim Korb, Purdue University
Chair: Eric Brewer, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Carol Woodward, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Award Committee Co-Chairs
Cherri Pancake, Oregon State University
Vinton Cerf, Google
SGB Award Committee Liaison
Donald Kossmann, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich