Dan David Prize

Deadline: November 30

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual


The Dan David Prize is a joint international corporation, endowed by the Dan David Foundation and headquartered at Tel Aviv University.
The Dan David Prize recognizes and encourages innovative and interdisciplinary research that cuts across traditional boundaries and paradigms. It aims to foster universal values of excellence, creativity, justice, democracy and progress and to promote the scientific, technological and humanistic achievements that advance and improve our world.
The Dan David Prize covers three time dimensions – Past, Present and Future – that represent realms of human achievement. The Past refers to fields that expand knowledge of former times. The Present recognizes achievements that shape and enrich society today. The Future focuses on breakthroughs that hold great promise for improvement of our world.
Each year the International Board chooses one field within each time dimension. Three prizes of one million US dollars each are granted annually in the fields chosen for the three time dimensions.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees may be individuals or organizations. Specific and unique projects may be included if the head of the project is a nominee.
Nominees are considered only if their work and contributions represent exceptional and profound achievements in their fields.
The work for which a nominee’s recognition is sought may represent a singular achievement or a series of achievements.

For More Information: http://www.dandavidprize.org/prize-nominations