ann18044 — Announcement

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26 September 2018
Call for Nominations for the 2019 Gruber Prize

The Gruber Foundation invites nominations on behalf of those individuals whose achievements in the fields of cosmology, genetics, and neuroscience make them suitable candidates for recognition through the 2019 Gruber International Prize Program.

The prizes recognise individuals whose groundbreaking work has provided new models and has inspired and enabled fundamental shifts in knowledge and culture. Recipients are selected by a committee of distinguished experts in each field and are presented with an unrestricted monetary award of $500 000.

Nomination forms for each field can be completed and submitted online. The deadline for nominations is 15 December 2018.

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The IAU is the international astronomical organisation that brings together more than 13 500 professional astronomers from more than 100 countries worldwide. Its mission is to promote and safeguard the science of astronomy in all its aspects through international cooperation. The IAU also serves as the internationally recognised authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and the surface features on them. Founded in 1919, the IAU is the world's largest professional body for astronomers.



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