The Newcomb-Cleveland Prize is awarded to the author or authors of an outstanding paper published in the Research Articles or Reports sections of Science. An eligible paper is one that includes original research data, theory, or synthesis; is a fundamental contribution to basic knowledge or is a technical achievement of far-reaching consequence; and is a first-time publication of the author’s own work.
Award/Prize amount: $2,560,000
Application/Nomination information: Nominations are by invitation only.
Agency deadline: June
Illinois campus contact: N/A
Additional information: AAAS Website