Date: Tuesday 4 June 2013, 09:00–15:15
Venue: Auditorium A, Studentsenteret, Parkveien 1, University of Bergen
The event is open to the public. Free of charge.
Laureates 2013: Bruno Latour and Ingvild Almås (Photo: Manuel Braun/Jan Henning Aase).
Welcome to the award ceremony on June 5, in Håkonshallen. The Holberg International prize goes to Bruno Latour, and the Nils Klim Prize goes to Ingvild Almås. Awarded by Kristin Halvorsen, the Norwegian Minister of Education and Research.
The event is free and open for the public.
Minister of Education and Research Kristin Halvorsen, winner of the 2012 Holberg prize School Project Malene Bue and Holberg Prize laureate 2012 Manuel Castells. Photo: Holbergprisen / Marit Hommedal / Scanpix
Photo: Manuel Braun.
The prize is awarded to scholars who have made outstanding contributions to research in the arts and humanities, social science, law or theology. The prizewinner must have had a decisive influence on international research.
The prize for 2014 is NOK 4.5 million (appr. EUR 610,000 / USD 790,000).
Deadline is 15 June 2013. Read more.
The Nils Klim Prize is awarded to a younger Nordic researcher who has made an outstanding contribution to research in the arts and humanities, social science, law or theology.
The prize for 2014 is NOK 250,000 (approx. EUR 34,000 / USD 43,000). Candidates must be under 35 years at the date of the deadline.
Deadline is 15 June 2013. Read more.
What exactly would Norwegian students age 16-18 research if given the chance? Read more
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Holberg International Memorial Prize is awarded annually for outstanding scholarly work in the fields of the arts and humanities, social sciences, law and theology. The prize amount is NOK 4.5 million (appr. EUR 570,000/ USD 800,000)
The Nils Klim Prize is awarded to young Nordic researchers under 35 years within the academic fields of the Holberg Prize. The prize for 2013 is NOK 250,000 (approx. 32 000EUR /42 000USD).
An important part of the objective of the Holberg Prize is to stimulate children and young people to take an interest in the arts and humanities, social sciences, law and theology. The Holberg Prize wishes to contribute to greater understanding, interest and enthusiasm for these fields. Every year students at upper secondary schools in Norway are invited to carry out a research project in cooperation with established researchers.Read more.