Opportunities for scientists—December 2018

December 20, 2018

External opportunities

Volvo Environment Prize

Applications close 10 January 2019

Awarded to people who have made outstanding scientific achievements within the area of environment and sustainability—US$215,000

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A.M. Turing Award

Applications close 15 January 2019

Technical award given for major contributions of a technical nature to the computing community—US$1 million

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Royal Society medals and awards

Applications close 28 January 2019

The premier medals are the Royal Society's most prestigious medals and recognise exceptional and outstanding science. Awards are open to citizens of a Commonwealth country or of the Irish Republic or those who have been ordinarily resident and working in a Commonwealth country or in the Irish Republic for a minimum of three years immediately prior to being proposed. Three of our Premier Awards are open internationally and the Milner Award is open to European citizens and residents of 12 months or more.  

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Lefoulon-Delalande Grand Prize

Applications close 29 January 2019

Awarded to scientists who have made important contributions to cardiovascular physiology, biology, or medicine—€500 000

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Welch Award in Chemistry

Applications close 31 January 2019

Awards important chemical research contributions which have had a significant, positive influence on mankind—US$500,000

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