Nominations Heineken Prizes 2018 open ($ 200,000)
The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has opened the call for nominations for the Heineken Prizes 2018. Deadline for submitting nominations for the Heineken Prizes for science and for the Heineken Young Scientists Awards is October 15, 2017. The prizes are awarded every two years to the best researchers in the world in the fields of biochemistry and biophysics, medicine, the environmental sciences, history, and cognitive science.
The prize money for the five Heineken Prizes for science is $ 200,000 each, which means that a total of $ 1 million for the science awards is funded. The prize money for the Heineken Young Scientists Awards is € 10,000.
The prizes are offered by the Dr H.P. Heineken Foundation and the Alfred Heineken Fondsen Foundation.