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
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 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 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.
LAUREATES OF NEURON PRIZES
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