2014 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards

 

Nominations are open for the 2014 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards.  The deadline to submit a nomination is June 30th, 2014.

Harvard Faculty have been successfully nominated for this award in the past. Most recently, Professor Elhanan Helpman, Galen L. Stone Professor of International Trade, FAS Economics, was selected  in the area of Economics, Finance and Management.

Other nomination areas include:
Basic Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Biomedicine
Ecology and Conservation Biology (Edward O. Wilson, 2011)
Information and Communication Technologies
Contemporary Music
Climate Change
Development Cooperation

There is no limit on how many nominations may come from one university, but an individual cannot be nominated in more than one category.

Winners receive a diploma, commemorative art work, and 400,000 Euros (approx. $555,610.00)

More information can be found here.