2020 Call for Nominations

TO NOMINATE

Nominations may be submitted September 1 - December 1, 2019

How to complete the nomination form The call for nominations for the 2020 Kavli Prizes are now closed.

The call for nominations for the 2020 Kavli Prizes was open from September 1, 2019. The closing date for nominating candidates was December 1, 2019. The winners of the Kavli Prizes 2020 will be announced on May 27, 2020 during the World Science Festival in New York. The award ceremony will take place in Oslo, Norway on September 8, 2020.

Nominations for the Kavli Prizes are submitted to The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters by way of the online nomination form obtained at www.kavliprize.org when the nomination period starts.

 

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints a Kavli Prize Committee for each field to review the nominations, chaired by a member of the Academy. The other members are appointed by the Academy following proposals from the following bodies: The Chinese Academy of Sciences, The French Academy of Sciences, The Max Planck Society (Germany), The National Academy of Sciences (US), and The Royal Society (UK).

Project manager
Eirik Lislerud

eirik.lislerud@dnva.no Phone:+47 22 84 15 08

 

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters awards The Kavli Prize in Astrophysics, Nanoscience, and Neuroscience on the basis of the recommendations of the three Kavli Prize Committees.
The prize for each of the three fields consists of US$1 million. In addition to the prize money, the laureates receive a gold medal and a scroll presented by the King of Norway.

 

The 2018 Kavli Prize laureates
The 2018 Kavli Prize Laureates and H.M. King Harald of Norway