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Professor Bert Weckhuysen, winner NWO Spinoza Prize 2013

Many of Utrecht University's researchers rank among the best in their field internationally. They have been awarded an honorary distinction, research grant or prize for their academic achievements.

NOBEL LAUREATES

The Nobel Prize is the world's most prestigious prize in the field of science. Recipients of this prize include several scientists associated with Utrecht University.

ERC GRANTS

The European Union has set aside a substantial budget in the form of European Research Council grants to support individual outstanding researchers pursuing ground-breaking research. Many researchers at Utrecht University were awarded an ERC grant.

NWO

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) is one of the main funders of Dutch science and promotes the quality of scientific research through such means as the Spinoza Prize, the Innovation Research Incentive Schemes (Veni, Vidi, Vici) and the Gravitation programme. Utrecht University has proven very successful in attracting personal research grants.

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) confers scientific and scholarly awards and administers funding schemes. One such award is the Academy Professor Prize, which was allocated to Utrecht University professor René Bernards in 2013.

News

Annelies Kleinherenbrink en Evina Steinová, winnaars Facultaire Scriptieprijs 2012 (Geesteswetenschappen)
4 September 2012
Annelies Kleinherenbrink en Evina Steinová have won the Humanities thesis Awards 2012.
22 June 2012
The documentary ‘Acting Together on the World Stage’ has been awarded a prestigious Telly Award.
Globe in hand
2 January 2012
Johan Weijers heeft de NWO-Vening Meinesz prijs voor de meest veelbelovende, pas gepromoveerde aardwetenschapper, gewonnen.
Globe in hand
28 November 2011
Earth Sciences postdoc André Niemeijer, and former Earth Sciences PhD student Suzanne Hangx, are both to receive Division Outstanding Young Scientist Awards.

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