AG Awards for the year 2022

Nominations of candidates can be submitted until 30 April 2022.

The AG awards several high-ranking prizes to people who have made outstanding contributions to astronomical research. The following prizes are to be awarded 2022: the Karl Schwarzschild medal, the Ludwig Biermann Award, the Doctoral Thesis Award, Astrophysical Software Award, and the Hans-Ludwig Neumann Prize.

With the Karl Schwarzschild Medal 2022 and the invitation to the Karl Schwarzschild Lecture, the AG honors an astronomer of high scientific standing. The Executive Committee of the AG nominates the laureate of the Karl Schwarzschild Medal. 

For all other prizes, AG members are invited to submit proposals for candidates in writing to the President by April 30, 2022.

During the annual AG conference in September 2022 this year's award winners will be presented. You can find details on the awarding of prizes at: