Humboldt Research Award

Every year, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants up to 100 Humboldt Research Awards to internationally renowned academics from abroad in recognition of their entire academic record to date. Academics whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and beyond and who are expected to continue producing cutting-edge academic achievements in future are eligible to be nominated for the award.

Award/Prize amount: $66,000
Application/Nomination information: Nominations are restricted. See website for more information.
Agency deadline: Open
Internal/Campus deadline: N/A
Illinois campus contact: provostawards@illinois.edu
Additional information: Humboldt Research Award Program Information