|Awarded for||Outstanding research in meteoritics and closely allied fields by young scientists.|
|First awarded||Meteoritical Society|
The Nier Prize is named after Alfred O. C. Nier. It is awarded annually by the Meteoritical Society and recognizes outstanding research in meteoritics and closely allied fields by young scientists. Recipients must be under 35 years old at the end of the calendar year in which they are selected.
Nier Prize Winners 
See also