Blue Planet Prize

This award is presented by the Asahi Glass Foundation to individuals or organizations worldwide in recognition of outstanding achievements in scientific research and its application that have helped provide solutions to global environmental problems. The ¥50 million Prize is offered in the hopes of encouraging efforts to bring about the healing of the Earth’s fragile environment.

Note: Please contact Institutional Strategic Awards at for assistance. For an external expert review of a draft nomination, arranged through Universities Canada, please get in touch with at least six weeks prior to the agency deadline.

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Upcoming Deadlines

October 01, 2022October 01, 2022 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Blue Planet Prize Recognizes major contributions to solving global environmental problems. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.