Past Awards

Past OSA Awards

Allen Prize

- from 1990 to 2004 this prize recognized outstanding contributions to atmospheric remote sensing while a graduate student

Archie Mahan Prize

- from 1992 to 2004 this prize recognized the best feature article in Optics & Photonics News.

Dekker Foundation Student Scholarship Award

- awarded in 2003 and 2005 in recognition of an outstanding graduate student in photonics and optical engineering

New Focus/Bookham Student Award

- from 1997 to 2008, the award program served to encourage research excellence, presentation prowess and leadership in the optics community among OSA student members