Recognition Awards

The Society makes recognition awards to individuals who have served the profession of Operations Research in an exemplary fashion. These awards are considered a prestigious distinction and are reserved only for outstanding achievements and/or contributions, typically over a long period of time.

Recognition Awards may be made in one of the following four categories:

  • Category I:  To a retired member of ORSSA for outstanding contributions, typically over a long period of time

  • Category II: To a current member of ORSSA for a single, outstanding achievement in the practice of OR on a national level

  • Category III: To a non-member of ORSSA for outstanding contributions, typically over a long period of time

  • Category IV: To an upcoming member of ORSSA of age 35 or below (who is not a full-time student) for excellence in OR  practice

 

Any member of ORSSA may nominate an individual for consideration of a recognition award, by submitting the following documentation to the ORSSA President :

  • Full names and contact details of the nominator

  • Full names and contact details of a seconder

  • Full names and contact details of the nominee

  • A comprehensive motivation for the nomination

 
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SP Silal

Awarded: 2020