2015 Seed Grant Award sponsored by the Siebel Energy Institute, Fairmond Hotel, San Francisco, California, August 4, 2015.
2014 ERC-StG-2014 sponsored by the European Research Council. Awarded the prestigious prizes ERC Starting Grant for 2014 to Gian Paolo Cimellaro. This result is even more ' important when you consider that this Grant is the first assigned in Italy in the field of structural Engineering. In total in the field of Physical Sciences and Engineering, they were awarded 6 throughout Italy.
2012 Certificate of Recognition for the work and the commitment provided in the performance of activities related to civil defense emergency management realized during 2012 Emilia Earthquake, sponsored by the Piedmont Region.
2011 Fib Achievement Award for Young Engineers 2011 to recognize outstanding contribution to structural concrete for his thesis “Improving Seismic Resilience of Structural systems through integrated design of smart structures”, sponsored by fib - fédération internationale du béton, the international federation for structural concrete, June 8th, 2011.
2011 Young Researcher Award Research Grant sponsored by the Politecnico di Torino, July 2011.
2010 Young Researcher Award Research Grant sponsored by the Politecnico di Torino, Dec. 2010.
2009 Young Researcher Award Research Grant sponsored by the Politecnico di Torino, July 2009.
2008 14WCEE Travel Funds Award, awarded through a grant from the National Science Foundation, managed by MCEER in collaboration with EERI.
2008 - Present Listed in “Who is Who in the America” Marquis.
1994 First Prize award in the Olympics of Mathematic in “A. Avogadro High School” sponsored by School “Superiore Normale” of Pisa and participation in the National Competition in Cesenatico, Italy, 1994.
1994 Third Prize award in the Olympics of Mathematic in University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, 1994.
1993 First Prize award in the Olympics of Mathematic in “A. Avogadro High School” sponsored by School “Superiore Normale” of Pisa and participation in the National Competition in Cesenatico, Italy, 1993.
2013-2016 Marie Curie Actions— International Outgoing Fellowships (IOF) - Project Title: IRUSAT— Improving Resilience of Urban Societies through Advanced Technologies August 2013-August 2016.
2007 Marie Curie Research Training Scholarship- Project Title: European Atelier for Engineering and Computational Science - EUA4X Grant agreement no.: MSCF-CT-2004-013336, sponsored by Seventh Framework Programme, October 2007
2005-2008 Fellowship sponsored by the National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) for research activities on ICARUS project, July 2005 – February 2008.
2004-2007 Fellowship sponsored by the US National Science Foundation (NSF) (through MCEER) to provide support for research activities on the fragility evaluation of buildings, May 2004 – December 2007.
2004 Training Scholarship for foreign countries sponsored by University of Rome “La Sapienza”, November 2004.
2001- 2003 Research Grant of Italian Ministry of Education and Research, November 2001 – August 2003.
2001 Fellowships for the Master in Geophysics sponsored by the Ecole du Petrole et des Moteurs in Paris, July 2001.
2001 Training Scholarship for foreign countries sponsored by University of Rome “La Sapienza”, November 2001.