The Holberg Prize 2015 is awarded to the British historian, writer and mythologist Marina Warner.
The Nils Klim Prize for 2015 was awarded to Danish social scientist Rebecca Adler-Nissen.
News Holberg Prize
The Holberg Board opens the nomination period for the 2017 Holberg Prize today, 10. November 2015.
The shortlist for the Holberg Prize 2016 is now ready and the process to find next year’s laureate is one step closer to the announcement 11 March 2016.
News Nils Klim Prize
What can be done to obtain more Nils Klim nominations from Iceland? This was the topic for discussion at the recent Nils Klim event in Reykjavik.
Following the Nils Klim Committee meeting in Helsinki on 29 January, there was an event at the Norwegian Embassy, as a part of the “Evening at the Embassy” series. Here, scholars and experts gathered to discuss the extensive university sector budget cuts that are being implemented in Finland and other Nordic countries, and the consequences for young researchers in particular.