# Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics

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This article is about the mathematical physics prize named after Dannie Heineman. For other prizes likewise named, see Dannie Heineman Prize.

**Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics** is an award given each year since 1959 jointly by the American Physical Society and American Institute of Physics.^{[1]} It is established by the Heineman Foundation in honour of Dannie Heineman. As of 2010, the prize consists of US$10,000 and a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient plus travel expenses to attend the meeting at which the prize is bestowed.