Winners Spinoza and Stevin Prizes 2019 announced


21 Jun 2019

Winners Spinoza and Stevin Prizes 2019 announced

Today, NWO chair Stan Gielen announced that professor Yvette van Kooyk, professor Amina Helmi, professor Bas van Bavel and professor Ronald Hanson have received the NWO Spinoza Prize, and professor Andrea Evers and professor Jack Pronk the NWO Stevin Prize. The Spinoza and Stevin Prizes are the highest awards in Dutch science. Each laureate will receive 2.5 million euros, which they can spend on scientific research and activities related to knowledge utilisation.

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Listen here to a podcast by RUG with Amina Helmi about her research, and how it is to have won the Spinoza Prize.