At the moment, the only Educational award is the
Piero Zamperoni Best Student Paper Award.
Here is a list of
previous award winners.
It is the policy of the IAPR to make an award at each ICPR for the best
paper authored by a student. The primary purpose of this award is to
acknowledge and encourage excellence in pattern recognition research by
students, and to help assure the future livelihood of the field. The award
also honours the memory of Dr. Piero Zamperoni, an outstanding educator in
See here for the official summary of the eligibility criteria:
Guidelines for the Piero Zamperoni Best Student Paper Award.
These can be summarized as: outstanding paper, primary author and researcher is a registered
student at the time of paper submission, there can be at most 2 authors.