2013 – Biennal Italian prize for the best Ph.D.Thesis on topics of Computational Logic
The biennial prize for the best Ph.D. Thesis in Italy on topics of Computational Logic was awarded to a young Ph.D. in Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Calabria, Annamaria Bria. The thesis is entitled Normal Form Nested Programs and has been supervised by the prof. Wolfgang Faber and prof. Nicola Leone of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of University of Calabria. The prestigious award was presented during the XXVIII Congress of Italian Computational Logic, CILC 2013, which was held at the University of Catania.

2012 – Prize for the best Italian Thesis in Artificial Intelligence
The Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AIxIA) awarded to Dr.Carmine Dodaro, graduated in Computer Science at University of Calabria, the prize for the best thesis in Artificial Intelligence. The thesis is entitled WASP: A New Model Generator.

2012 – ECCAI prize
The ECCAI 2012 prize has been awarded to Dr. Mario Alviano.

2012 – “ECCAI Fellowship”
The ECCAI Fellowship has been awarded to prof. Nicola Leone in 2012 for his contributions particularly significant in the field of Artificial Intelligence, which places it among the best scientists in the field in Europe.

2009 – “Marco Somalvico” prize for the best Young Tlanian Researcher in Artificial Intelligence
The “Marco Somalvico” prize, as Best Young Italian Researcher in Artificial Intelligence, has been awarded to Dr. Gianluigi Greco, from the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of University of Calabria.

2009 – “Mendelzon Test-of-Time Award”
The prestigious “Mendelzon Test-of-Time Award” has been awarded to prof. Nicola Leone in 2009 to Providence (New York, USA).

2008 – Prize for the best Italian Thesis in Artificial Intelligence
The Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AIxIA) awarded to Dr.Mario Alviano, graduated in Computer Science at University of Calabria, the prize for the best thesis in Artificial Intelligence.