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XPrize

This four-year global competition invites innovators and teams from anywhere on the planet to create and demonstrate a solution that can pull carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere or oceans and lock it away permanently in an environmentally benign way.  To win the competition, teams...

3 weeks 5 days ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 9:00am
World Food Prize - 2021

The World Food Prize is the foremost international honor recognizing the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world.  It is awarded for a specific,...

7 months 1 week ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
  • Social Sciences
World Food Prize - 2020

The World Food Prize is the foremost international honor recognizing the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world.  It is awarded for a specific,...

1 year 6 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
  • Social Sciences
World Food Prize - 2019

The World Food Prize is awarded for a specific, exceptionally significant, individual achievement at any point along the full range of the food production and distribution chain. 

Fields of achievement include, but are not limited to: soil and land; plant and...

2 years 3 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
  • Social Sciences
Wiley Prize

The Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences, awarded by the Wiley Foundation, celebrates research that champions novel approaches and challenges accepted thinking in the biomedical sciences. It honors a specific contribution or series of contributions that demonstrate significant leadership or...

3 months 3 weeks ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 9:00am
Welch Award in Chemistry 2021

The purpose of The Robert A. Welch Award in Chemistry is to foster and encourage basic chemical research and to recognize, in a substantial manner, the value of chemical research contributions for the benefit of humankind as set forth in the will of Robert Alonzo Welch.  The founder was...

5 months 3 weeks ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

The mission of the Warren Alpert Foundation Prize is to recognize and honor one or more scientists whose scientific research achievements have led to the prevention, cure or treatment of human diseases or disorders, and/or whose research constitutes a seminal scientific finding that holds great...

3 months 3 weeks ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 9:00am
W.K.H. Panofsky Prize in Experimental Particle Physics

To recognize and encourage outstanding achievements in experimental particle physics. The prize consists of $10,000, an allowance for travel to the meeting at which the prize is to be awarded, and a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient. It is presented annually.

1 week 4 days ago
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 9:00am
Volvo International Environmental Prize - Nominations for 2019

The Volvo Environment Prize is awarded by an independent foundation. A Scientific Committee does the initial screening and evaluation of candidates. The International Prize Jury, a group of internationally renowned scientists, makes the final selection of prize laureate.

2 years 6 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
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  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
  • Social Sciences
Volvo Environment Prize - Nominations for 2022

Since the first award in 1990 the Volvo Environment Prize has become one of the scientific world’s most respected environmental prizes. The Volvo Environment Prize is awarded for: "Outstanding innovations or scientific discoveries, which in broad terms fall within the...

1 month 2 weeks ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 9:00am Monday, January 10, 2022 - 5:00pm