2020 Dan David Prize Call for Nominations and Scholarships


Name: Dan David Prize

Location: Tel Aviv University

Application deadline: November 30, 2019

Sponsoring Institution: Dan David Foundation


Call for Prize Nominations 2020

The Dan David Prize is an international initiative, endowed by the Dan David Foundation and headquartered at Tel Aviv University. Three prizes of US$1,000,000 each are awarded annually in selected fields representing the three time dimensions – Past (Cultural Preservation and Revival), Present (Gender Equality) and Future (Artificial Intelligence).

The Dan David Prize is awarded each year to those who have made groundbreaking discoveries or outstanding contributions to humanity. We invite nominations of individuals and organizations that are making a major impact in this year’s chosen fields.

See About the Fields here. See Nomination Guidelines here. The application deadline is November 30, 2019.

Call for Scholarship Applications 2020

Ten percent of the Prize is donated by the laureates as scholarships to outstanding young researchers, doctoral and postdoctoral students, studying topics related to the chosen fields.

Each year, 20 scholarships of US$15,000 are awarded – 10 to scholars from universities all over the world and 10 to scholars from Tel Aviv University. High-achieving doctoral and postdoctoral students whose research relates to the fields chosen for this year are invited to apply for a 2020 Dan David Scholarship.

See the Application Guidelines here. The application deadline is March 10, 2020.

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Posted: August 14, 2019