The Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Medicine is awarded to a scientist who has conducted pioneering medical research.
In 1989, the Alfred Heineken Fondsen Foundation established a biennial prize to be awarded to a pioneering medical researcher. The prize is also funded by the Foundation.
The Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Medicine consists of a trophy depicting the rod of Asclepius (designed by Simons Juweliers of The Hague), and USD 200,000.
Who is it for?
Internationally renowned medical researchers
Nomination and award
Nominations are not being accepted at this time.
The Heineken Prizes and the Heineken Young Scientists Awards will be presented on 2 October 2014 in the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam.