The winner receives a medal and a cash award of one million rubles. If the main work was completed jointly by multiple people, the committee may consider a shared prize. The full rules and regulations for the prize can be found at here.
Nominations should be submitted to the 2022 Prize Committee chair, Professor Giovanni Felder, at email@example.com. Each nomination should contain a detailed escription of the candidate’s work and where it fits in the overall development of the field, including references. Nominations are confidential and must not be disclosed to the candidate. The deadline for nominations is December 1, 2021.
In its decisions, the Prize Committee will be guided by the pursuit of excellence as well as attention to the diversity of both the field of mathematical physics and the people working in it. The winner(s) of the prize will be announced during ICM 2022.
The organizers of the prize invite proposals for the award insignia design. Proposals should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org, and the winner will receive an invitation to OAL Centennial as well as a modest cash award.
To learn more about the extraordinary life and career of Olga Alexandrovna Ladyzhenskaya, one great resource is the article in the Notices of the AMS by S. Friedlander, P. Lax, C. Morawetz, L. Nirenberg, G. Seregin, N. Uraltseva, and M. Vishik as well a story in the Bulletin of the AMS by S. Friedlander. Further material and references may be found on the site of the St. Petersburg Mathematical Pantheon devoted to O. A. Ladyzhenskaya and on the ICM webpage, in particular the collection of essays about her.