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The Grundfos Prize

Deadline - 1st of May, 2024
Amount - 1 mio DKK of which 250k is personal

Webpage: The Grundfos Prize

The Grundfos Prize was established by the Grundfos Foundation in 2001 with the purpose of promoting, acknowledging and supporting national and international research and solutions that are useful to society.

Target: rising stars
Since 2018, the Foundation has targeted young researchers under the theme “The Stars of Tomorrow”. The selection criteria are as follows:
- Research area within technology or natural science
- Significant research, recognized by peers, that breaks new ground
- Research that creates, or lays the foundation for, societal change (such as contributing towards reaching one or more of the UN Sustainable Development Goals)

Nomination of candidates
The nomination must consist of a letter of recommendation (maximum 3 to 4 pages) as well as a brief CV which must include the nominee’s ORCID, calculation of net PhD age, a publication list, and (if relevant) a list of patent applications and patents. Please send it to no later than 1 May 2024.
Age limit
Eligible candidates must fulfil the two criteria below:
- The candidate must be born after 6 November 1974
- The net PhD age of the candidate must be below 13.0 years (or 156 months)*