Call for Nominations: Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize 2019

Deadline: 1 March 2019

Nominations are open for 2019 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize with an aim to improve the development and living conditions of children and youth.

Scholars, academic institutions, and professional organizations all over the world who are engaged in research on children and youth are encouraged to submit nominations. Potential recipients may come from any scholarly discipline that seeks to enhance the development and living conditions of children and youth. This includes, but is not limited to, educational sciences, psychology, economics, sociology, family studies, media studies, linguistics, neurosciences, computer sciences, and medical sciences.

Prize Information

The prize is endowed with 1 Mio. Swiss Francs, of which 900’000 Swiss Francs are for use in a research project and 100’000 Swiss Francs are for related costs, such as travel, networking, and dissemination.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The prize will be awarded to a well-respected, outstanding researcher conducting groundbreaking research on children and youth.
  • The Jacobs Foundation invites experts in research on children and youth worldwide to nominate candidates.
  • It addresses scholars from all countries who have achieved major breakthroughs in understanding child and youth development and at the same time have the potential to advance the field by actively conducting research.
  • Self-nominations cannot be accepted.

How to Apply

Interested applicants can apply online via given website.

For more information, please visit https://jacobsfoundation.org/en/call-for-nominations-klaus-j-jacobs-research-prize-2019/

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