Heineken Prize for Environmental Sciences

The Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Environmental Sciences recognises outstanding achievement in the environmental sciences.

In 1990, the Alfred Heineken Fondsen Foundation established a biennial prize to be awarded to a scientist who has made an outstanding contribution to the environmental sciences. The prize is also funded by the Foundation.

The Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Environmental Sciences consists of a trophy representing an oak tree (designed by Simons Juweliers of The Hague) and USD 200,000

Disciplines

Environmental sciences

Who is it for?

Outstanding researchers in the environmental sciences whose research still holds considerable promise for future innovative discoveries

Nomination and award

Nominations are now being accepted. The deadline for nominations is 15 October 2015.