J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Prize

The J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Prize and Medal was awarded by the Center for Theoretical Studies, University of Miami, from 1969. Established in memory of US physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer, the award consisted of a medal, certificate and a $1000 honorarium. It was awarded for "outstanding contributions to the theoretical natural sciences [...] during the preceding decade".[1]

The acceptance speech for the inaugural award to Dirac was published as The Development of Quantum Theory (1971).[2]