The Hatherton Award is awarded for the best paper in physical sciences, earth sciences or mathematics and information sciences by a New Zealand University PhD, awarded annually.
Discipline: Physical sciences, earth sciences, and mathematical and information sciences
Award offered: Annually
Prize: cash grant
The Hatherton Award is awarded for the best scientific paper by a student registered for the degree of PhD at any New Zealand University, published or accepted for publication either during their studies or within two years of the completion of the PhD in Physical Sciences, Earth Sciences or Mathematical and Information Sciences. The Award consists of a framed certificate and $2,500.
The award will normally be made to one person. A group award shall only be made in very meritorious circumstances.
The 2019 round has closed. The 2020 round will open in late December/early January with a closing date of 31 March.