The Prizes are presented in accordance with the date upon which they occur in the year, without taking their periodicity into account. The prizes reserved (at least partially) for the Wallonia-Brussels Federation are presented in French, those open to a broader public are presented in English.
Deadline : 01.03.2017
Periodicity : annual
Theme: creativity in scientific communication destined for professors, students or pupils
Nominees (6 Prizes): Universities of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation - University colleges (long-term courses)
Award: 6,500 €
See also the Wernaers Fund : Annual prizes, Grant for specialisation in Communication and Scientific popularisation, subsidies to medias which contribute to the development of interest in scientific culture.
McKinsey & Company Scientific Prize
Theme: social and economic pertinence or concrete applicability of a thesis in exact sciences, applied sciences, social, economic or management sciences, or biomedical sciences
Nominees (2 Prizes): Belgium - Doctoral thesis - one per linguistic community
Award: 5,000 €
Alexander von Humboldt Prize
Deadline: 01.03.2017 (submission of application by the Education authority)
Periodicity: biennial (period 2017-2018 and 2018-2019)
Theme: internationally recognised research work, without restriction of Sciences
Nominees: Germany, Highly qualified researcher
Award: between 13,000 € and 39,000 € for a stay in the Wallonia-Brussels Federation of between 4 months and 1 year.
Documents : Regulations
SCK•CEN Chair "Roger Van Geen" 2017
Theme: nuclear energy and/or nuclear radiation : both technically oriented research and socio-economic research
Award: 12,500 €