Laureates

2016

Stephen Greenblatt

Stephen Greenblatt receives the 2016 Holberg Prize for his distinctive and defining role in the field of literary studies and his influential voice in the humanities over four decades.

2016

Sanja Bogojević

Sanja Bogojević receives the 2016 Nils Klim Prize for her original work within the field of EU environmental law and emissions allowance trade.

2016

Randaberg Upper Secondary School

William Thomas Middelthon from Randaberg Upper Secondary School was awarded first place in the Holberg Prize School Project in 2016.

News Holberg Prize

The Holberg Bards is inviting nominations for the Holberg Prize 2018 for outsstanding scholarly work within the academic fields of the arts and humanities, social sciences, law and theology.

How can we build a framework for ‘civilized conflict’ in multicultural societies characterized by political unrest and continuously changing media landscapes? Freedom of speech was on the agenda at the first ever Holberg Debate, with Timothy Garton Ash as keynote speaker.

Nils Klim Prize News

The Holberg Board is now inviting nominations for the Nils Klim Prize 2018. Candidates are young Nordic scholars under the age of 35 who have made outstanding contributions to research within the arts and humantities, social science, law and theology.

Are environmental issues a legal concern? What are the mechanisms that control environmental markets and emissions trading? These are some of the questions that 2016 Nils Klim Laureate Sanja Bogojević answers in this interview.