The Theoretical Astrophysics Program invites applications for the 2024 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 submitted, published, or accepted theoretical astrophysics research are encouraged to apply.


Recent recipients of this award:

2023 – Haowen Zhang

2022 – Gabriele Bozzola

2021 – Nicolas Garavito-Camargo

More information and application. Due Date: January 26, 2024 5:00pm MST

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

The 2024 recipient will receive a commemorative plaque plus $1000 and an invitation to present their work during the Fall 2024 TAP Colloquia series.

Contact: Rosie Johnson, TAP Project Manager

More information and application