Holberg Prize

The Holberg Prize – 2017

The Holberg Prize, an annual award of approx. $830,000 CAD, is given for outstanding contributions to research in the arts and humanities, social sciences, law, or theology. Contributions must have had decisive, international influence, either through development of a new theory, knowledge or insight, or by using existing theories or methods in a new way.

Nomination Process:
An online nomination form is submitted along with:

  • Letter of nomination (2-3 pages)
  • CV
  • Name and contact info for 3 international referees

Important Dates:
June 15, 2016      Submission deadline
March, 2017         Official announcement of prize winner
June, 2017           Award Ceremony

For more information, or questions relating to the Holberg Prize please contact:  Julaine Hall (julaine.hall@uwo.ca  or x87970)
Further details, award guidelines and access to the application form can be found at: http://www.uwo.ca/research/funding/awards/holberg_prize.html

If you plan to apply please contact Karen Kueneman, kueneman@uwo.ca

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About the Author

Kueneman, Karen
Staff, 2015 Fall