Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award
The Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award honours members of CAIMS/SCMAI for outstanding service to the society or to Applied Mathematics in Canada. The award is named after its first recipient, and was initiated as a means to honour Arthur for his years of unselfish service to the society. Arthur was a founding member of CAIMS/SCMAI and acted as its Secretary/Treasurer for eight years.
The award will consist of a commemorative plaque that will be presented at the CAIMS/SCMAI Annual Meeting. A travel allowance will be provided.
Nominations shall consist of:
- a letter outlining the candidate’s contributions to Canadian Applied Mathematics and signed by at least two CAIMS members,
- a curriculum vitae of the nominee.
To submit an application for this award, go to Open Nominations page.
2020 Prize Winner: Raymond Spiteri
The recipient of the CAIMS Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award for 2020 is Prof. Raymond Spiteri from the University of Saskatchewan, in recognition of his outstanding service to CAIMS/SCMAI as member and chair of the Doctoral Dissertation Award committee, organizer and regular contributor of Annual Meetings, co-founder of the CAIMS/SCMAI journal, Mathematics in Science and Industry, for spearheading improvements to CAIMS/SCMAI operations, and for his leadership as President-Elect, President, and Past-President.