|Hans A. Bethe Prize|
|Awarded for||Outstanding work in the areas of astrophysics, nuclear physics, nuclear astrophysics, or closely related fields|
|Presented by||Division of Plasma Physics, American Physical Society|
The Hans A. Bethe Prize, is presented annually by the American Physical Society. The prize honors outstanding work in theory, experiment or observation in the areas of astrophysics, nuclear physics, nuclear astrophysics, or closely related fields. The prize consists of $10,000 and a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient.
Hans Bethe prize is endowed by contributions from the Division of Astrophysics, the Division of Nuclear Physics and friends of the Nobel laureate Hans A. Bethe to honor him for his outstanding and numerous accomplishments in both astrophysics and nuclear physics.
The prize has been awarded annually since 1998.