“Call for applications Maurice Audin Mathematics Prize 2024“

The Maurice Audin Prize for Mathematics is awarded every two years to a winner working in Algeria and another winner working in France. Each winner will receive six thousand (6,000) euros or the equivalent in Algerian dinars.

The aim of the prize is to highlight outstanding mathematical work, to encourage and develop scientific exchanges and collaboration between Algeria and France, particularly in mathematics, and to honour the memory of Maurice Audin and the values he embodied.

It was set up in partnership between the Académie des sciences de France, the Société Mathématique de France, the Association Josette and Maurice Audin, the Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles on one hand, and the Directorate-General for Scientific Research and Technological Development of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, on the other hand.

Conditions of attribution

The call for applications is open to all mathematicians meeting the following conditions:

  • ·        working in Algeria or France,
  • ·        holder of a PhD in mathematics (whatever the sub-discipline),
  • ·        born after 31 December 1979
  • ·        Applications may be submitted in Arabic, French or English.
  • ·        Applications will be examined by a scientific jury made up equally of members from the two countries.

Application form

Please submit your application using the form downloadable from this link. Each application must include the following

  • ·        a curriculum vitae (2 pages maximum) ;
  • ·        a summary of your scientific work (maximum 2 pages).
  • ·        a list of the best publications (maximum 10) with 3 to 5 lines of justification per publication and the corresponding links to the journals or to open archives if these exist;
  • ·        only one letter of recommendation will be accepted; it may be sent separately.

Submission of applications

Applications must be sent by e-mail in a single PDF file (the letter of recommendation may be received separately) no later than Wednesday 25 September 2024 at 23:59 (Paris time for applicants working in France and Algiers time for those working in Algeria) to the following address: