2017 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards

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The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards are prestigious international prizes awarded annually in the following categories:

  1. Basic Sciences (physics, chemistry, mathematics)
  2. Biomedicine
  3. Ecology and Conservation Biology
  4. Information and Communication Technologies
  5. Economics, Finance and Management
  6. Contemporary Music
  7. Climate Change
  8. Development Cooperation

Awards in each category consist of €400,000 prize money, a diploma and a commemorative artwork.

To discuss a possible nomination, please approach the awards director or coordinator for your division, or advise the contact below of your interest.

Contact Information

Monica Caverson
Manager, University Awards & Honours
monica.caverson@utoronto.ca | (416) 978-7905

This database lists major national and international awards only. For a more comprehensive listing of awards across disciplines and for all stages of the career, please visit the COS Pivot database when logged into the U of T system. In the advanced search, select “Prizes and Awards” as the funding type.

If you intend to submit a nomination, please notify the award contact as soon as possible. The Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation offers guidance on submitting awards nominations, in collaboration with divisional offices and affiliated institutions. In some cases, an internal competition will be held to select an institutional nominee.

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