Anderson Memorial Award for best UGA thesis

Jim Haglund (1997), received his PhD in Mathematics in 1993. He is now professor at the University of Pennsylvania.

Kevin James (2000), received his PhD in Mathematics in 1997. The results in his thesis have appeared in the Journal of the American Mathematical Society, considered to be one the top three journals in mathematics. After a postdoc at Penn. State University, Kevin James is now professor at Clemson University.

Ernie Croot (2002), received his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 2000. The results in his thesis have been accepted for publication in the Annals of Mathematics, considered by many to be the top journal in mathematics. After a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California at Berkeley, Ernie Croot is now professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Graduate Students Excellence-in-Research Awards

Nickolas Castro (2016), recieved his PhD in Mathematics in 2016. He was selected for the Excellence in Research by Graduate Students Award. He was also awarded a Chancellors Postdoctoral at UC Davis.

Vitali Vologodsky (2003), received his PhD in Mathematics in 2003. The results in his thesis have appeared in the Journal für die reine und angewandte Mathematik (Crelle's Journal, est. 1826), one of the premier journals in mathematics. He went on to do his postdoc at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Victoria Baramidze (2005), received her PhD in Mathematics in 2005. The results in her thesis have appeared in the SIAM Journal of Scientific Computing, considered to be one of the top journals in applied mathematics. Her results found an application in studying geopotentials. She also has a publication in Journal of Geodesy, one of the top journals in geo-sciences. Victoria Baramidze went on to a tenure track assistant professor position without any postdoctoral training. She is now an associate professor at Western Illinois University.

Graduate School Excellence in Teaching Award

Brandon Samples (2011)

Pythagoras Award

one-time gift from a generous anonymous donor for excellence in graduate studies.
Ted Ashton (2004)

Dissertation Completion Award

Ted Ashton (2005)
Bobbe Cooper (2007)
Irfan Bagci (2008)
Maxim Arap (2010)
Jim Stankewicz (2011)
David Krumm (2012)
Luca Schaffler (2016)

B.J. Ball Scholarship 

Named in honor of Prof. B.J. Ball, longtime colleague (1959-1986) and department head (1963-1969): this fund endows a graduate student scholarship.

Jun Zhang receiving award from Malcolm Adams Heunggi Park (2000)
Stephen Donnelly (2001)
Paolo Almeida (2002)
Chad Mullikin (2003)
Michael Guy, Valerie Cormani (2004)
Okkyung Cho, Joe Rusinko (2005)
Maxim Arap (2006)
Maxim Arap, Irfan Bagci (2007)
David Prager, Jie Yu (2008)
Jennifer Belton, HoiTin Kong (2009)
Whitney George, Leopold Matamba Messi, Ben Wyser (2010)
Matt Mastin (2011)
Adrian Brunyate, John Doyle, Alex Rice (2012)
Duc Duy Nguyen (2013)
Jun Zhang (2014)
Eric Burgess, Nickolas Castro, Jason Joseph, William Olsen, Brett Stevenson (2015)
Eric Burgess, Harrison Chapman, Jason Joseph, William Olsen (2016)
Jason Joseph, Thomas Melistas, Alex Newman, William Olsen, Erik Schreyer, Makoto Suwama (2017)


William Armor Wills Memorial Scholarship Award

Kate Thompson and Jacob Hicks receiving award from Malcolm AdamsVitali Vologodsky (1999)
Daniele Arcara (2000)
Gerard Awanou (2001)
Victoria Baramidze (2002)
Moustapha Pemy (2003)
Sungkon Chang (2004)
Bobbe Cooper (2005)
Peter Petrov (2006)
Jie Yu (2007)
Maxim Arap (2008)
Leopold Matamba Messi (2009)
Jim Stankewicz (2011)
Duy Nguyen (2012)
David Krumm (2013)
Jacob Hicks, Kate Thompson (2014)
Kenneth Jacobs, Lee Troupe (2015)
Luca Schaffler (2016)
Hans Parshall (2017)

Department Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

Michael Beck (2000)
Tanya Cofer, Daniele Arcara (2001)
Graham Mathews (2002)
Jie Zhou (2003)
Victoria Baramidze (2004)
Chad Mullikin (2005)
Joe Rusinko (2006)
Emille Davie (2007)
Bree Ettinger (2008)
Brandon Samples (2009)
Rebecca Gaff (2010)
Stacy Musgrave, Alex Rice (2012)

David Galewski Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

Jacob and Matt receiving Gelewski award from Malcolm Adams.jpgMaury LeBlanc (2013)
Kenneth Jacobs, Maren Turbow (2014)
Jacob Hicks, Matthew Zawodniak (2015)
Natalie Hobson (2016)
Bret Stevenson (2017)

University Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards

Michael Beck, Eric Pine (2000)
Daniele Arcara, Tanya Cofer (2001)
Victoria Baramidze, Sungkon Chang (2002)
Graham Matthews (2002)
Kenny Little, Jie Zhou (2003)
Michael Guy, Chad Mullikin (2004)Students receiving TA Award
Emille Davie, Joe Rusinko (2005)
Valerie Cormani, Adam Fletcher, Jacob Keenum (2006)
Ted Ashton, Sheree Sharpe (2007)
Irfan Bagci, Kenyon Platt, Stephen Winburn (2008)
Jennifer Belton, David Prager, Brandon Samples (2009)
Maxim Arap, Justin Manning, Matt Mastin (2010)
Whitney George, Maury LeBlanc (2011)
Stacy Musgrave, Joel Oakley, Alex Rice (2012)
John Doyle, Sayonita Ghosh Hajra, David Krumm (2013)
Ebony Harvey, Patrick McFaddin, Tom Needham, Lee Troupe (2015)
Luca Schaffler, George Slavov, Bret Stevenson, Matthew Zawodniak (2016)
Daniel McKenzie, William Olsen, Hans Parshall (2017)