Submissions open: April 13, 2017
Link to nominations: nomination form.
The ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing (EWL/TC) is a biennial award open to any woman who has engaged in technical computing research, education, and/or practice for 5-15 years since receiving her highest degree. This international award creates a new career milestone achievement, and consists of a $2,000 honorarium, travel support to the SC conference, and a recognition plaque. For the purposes of this award, "technical computing" includes all of the various fields that are part of what we think of as HPC – areas such as visualization, analytics, operations, scientific application software (creation and porting/tuning), libraries, and so on – as well as professionals working with everything from small, workgroup-sized systems, to leading systems on the TOP500 list.e a woman engaged in technical computing research, education, and/or practice for between 5 and 15 years (no fewer than five years and no more than fifteen years) after receiving her highest degree.
Nominations will be reviewed for the quality and impact of the candidate's achievements. Successful nominations will demonstrate significant contributions to the computing community, including both technical/research/education and service/mentoring components.
Nominations for the SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award should be submitted using the online nomination form. Each nomination involves several components:
For questions on the above, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In accordance with ACM policies on conflict-of-interest, the following are ineligible to serve as nominators or endorsers: officers of ACM, members of the SIGHPC Executive Committee, members of the award selection committee.