The Holberg Prize is awarded annually to a scholar who has made outstanding contributions to research in the humanities, social sciences, law or theology. The recipient must have had a decisive influence on international research. The Prize is worth NOK 6,000,000 (approx. EUR 530,000 / USD 565,000).
The Nils Klim Prize is awarded annually in the above fields, to a young researcher. The candidate must be a citizen of a Nordic country or be formally affiliated with a Nordic research institution. Also, the candidate must be under 35 years of age at the nomination deadline. The Prize is worth NOK 500,000 (approx. EUR 45,000).
The nomination deadline for both prizes is 15 June 2023.
Who can nominate?
Scholars holding positions at universities, academies and other research institutions are entitled to nominate candidates for the Holberg Prize and the Nils Klim Prize.
More information at https://holbergprize.org/en/holbergprisen/nominations-holberg-prize