NEURON PRIZE

The prestigious Neuron Prize recognises the professional achievements of scientists, and its laureates are chosen by the Czech scientific community. Scientific Council awards prizes in seven categories each year, honouring both young talented scientists and scientists with international reach. The Neuron Prize laureates receive a personal financial bonus due to our patrons‘ donations.

NEURON PRIZES AWARDED IN THREE CATEGORIES 

NEURON PRIZES FOR PROMISING SCIENTISTS

The prizes are awarded to Czech scientists for their scientific results and should be perceived as an encouragement for their further work. The Neuron Prize for Promising Scientists is associated with a financial bonus of 500 000 CZK. The laureates are selected by an independent local Scientific Council in seven fields - mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, computer science and social sciences.

NEURON PRIZE


The prize is awarded to prominent Czech scientists who work in the Czech Republic and abroad for their long-term work or exceptional discovery that has contributed, in a fundamental manner, to the development of science, strengthened the name of the Czech Republic, and provided inspiration for other members of the scientific community. The Neuron Prize is associated with a financial bonus of 1 500 000 CZK. Laureates are selected by an independent Scientific Council comprising both local and international scientific experts.

NEURON PRIZE FOR CONNECTING SCIENCE AND BUSINESS

The prize goes to scientists and economists who have collaborated on the transfer of an aspect of fundamental scientific knowledge into succesful commerical use or application. This Neuron Prize is awarded by the Neuron Council. Laureates are rewarded with mentoring, PR and networking with Neuron business community.

NEURON PRIZES 2022 - TIME SCHEDULE


1st February 2022 opening of nominations for the Neuron Prizes 2022

May 2022 selection of laureates by the Scientific Council

31st March 2022 end of nominations for the Neuron Prizes 2022

28th September 2022 Neuron Prizes 2022 Ceremony


LAUREATES OF NEURON PRIZES

Biology

Physics

Chemistry

Computer science

Mathematics

Medicine

Social sciences

Connecting science and business

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