Einstein Foundation Award for Promoting Quality in Research

Award Type: Research Award

Prize Money: 500,000 Euro

Granting Body: Einstein Foundation Berlin

Other Benefits or Honours: The international Einstein Foundation Award for Promoting Quality in Research is the first prize to recognize outstanding efforts that enhance the rigor, reliability, robustness, and transparency of research. The jury will present the award for the first time in November 2021 at a ceremony linked to a scientific symposium on research quality.

Research Field: All fields of research including science, social science and the humanities

Eligibility: This international award is open to any researcher or group of researchers, organizations, or institutions involved in science and research, education, and scholarship. The award will be presented in three categories to individual researchers, institutions, and early career researchers. To be eligible for the early career award, candidates must hold a doctorate or have equivalent research experience, and should have been an independent researcher for no longer than five years.

Requirements: I Nominations of individuals or teams should include a nomination letter, a CV, and a list of publications, as well as letters of support from eminent experts and former trainees. II Applications or nominations of organizations and institutions should consist of a nomination or application letter, as well as letters of support from eminent experts. III Early career researchers or teams of ECRs should submit a letter of motivation, a project proposal, as well as a CV and a list of publications.

Application/Submission Deadline: 31 Mar 2021

Contact Details

Name: Dr. Ulrike Pannasch

Address: Einstein Foundation Berlin Jägerstraße 22/23 10117 Berlin Germany

Phone: 00493020370228

Email: award@einsteinfoundation.de

URL: https://www.einsteinfoundation.de/en/award/