Quantum Creators Prize Symposium 2022

When: Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Where: David Rubenstein Forum at the University of Chicago, 1201 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637 

Description: The Chicago Quantum Exchange and the University of Chicago present the second annual “Quantum Creators Prize Symposium”, which will recognize the achievements of early career researchers in the broad areas of Quantum Science and Engineering. This year, the symposium will be held in-person at the David Rubenstein Forum in Chicago, IL as part of the 2022 Chicago Quantum Summit on November 14 -15, 2022. The Symposium will take place on November 15, 2022

The symposium is intended to promote early-career researchers working in exciting new directions of quantum science. Another goal is to increase the diversity of researchers in the field; we welcome applications and nominations from a broad range of backgrounds. Those selected to participate in the Symposium will receive an honorarium of $500, a prize certificate, and reimbursed travel to the 2022 Chicago Quantum Summit.

View the 2021 Quantum Creators Prize Symposium here.

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from any institution whjo wish to be considered for the Quantum Creators Prize Symposium should submit the following information by September 11, 2022:

  1. A C.V.
  2. A brief research statement (500 words) outlining research interests and achievements
  3. A brief personal statement (300 words) describing your vision for a future career in STEM research/education and how it has been shaped by your own perspectives and experiences working in the STEM research/education community
  4. Applicants should also request a recommendation letter from an advisor to be submitted through the link provided here

Applications for 2022 are closed  

The 2022 Quantum Creators Prize Symposium Program Committee: 

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This event is sponsored by:


The University of Chicago

Chicago Quantum Exchange

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