On an annual basis, the Theoretical Astrophysics Program awards the TAP Graduate Student Research Prize for the best paper on a theoretical astrophysics topic by a University of Arizona graduate student. Graduate students and postdocs (< one year post degree) with recently published or accepted theoretical astrophysics research are encouraged to apply.


Recent recipients of this award:

2021 – Nicolas Garavito-Camargo, Flatiron, CCA

2019 – Josh Lothringer, Utah Valley University


More information and application. Due Date: January 14, 2022 5:00pm MST

The TAP Steering Committee will select the winning submission based on the quality and originality of the research project.

The 2022 recipient will receive a commemorative plaque plus $500 cash and an invitation to present his/her work during the upcoming Spring colloquia series.


For More information contact Rosie Johnson, TAP Project Manager

More information and application