The FNR is pleased to announce that applications for the 2022 FNR Awards are now being accepted. Deadline is 10 February 2022, 14:00 CET. Since 2009, the FNR has held the annual FNR Awards, where researchers and science communicators are recognised for outstanding efforts.
Awards are presented in different categories, with each award doted with a 5000 EUR prize. Since 2009, over 70 FNR Awards have been awarded to researchers and science communicators in Luxembourg to recognise their contributions.
FNR Award categories
- Outstanding PhD Thesis
- Outstanding Scientific Achievement
- Outstanding Promotion of Science to the Public
- Outstanding Mentor
The FNR Awards are presented at an official celebration – the FNR Awards Ceremony which normally takes place in October.
Why change the categories?
Nearly FNR Awards have been presented since 2009. In 2021, the FNR introduced two new categories, the FNR Award for Outstanding Mentor and the FNR Award for Scientific Achievement (this category absorbed the former categories ‘Scientific Publication’ and ‘Research-Driven Innovation’.
How to apply
If you wish to apply for an FNR Award, please consult the guidelines and submit your application via the FNR Grant Management System.
Guidelines and application forms are available on the FNR Awards page