International Cosmos Prize

The prize will be awarded for research work that has achieved excellence and is recognized as contributing to a significant understanding of the relationships among living organisms, the interdependence of life and the global environment, and the common nature integrating these inter-relationships. It should be characterized by a global perspective which tries to illuminate the relationships between diverse phenomena, in keeping with the concepts and principle of "The Harmonious Coexistence of Nature and Mankind." The prizewinner shall be awarded a monetary prize of 40 million yen.

Note: Only members who have been selected by the International Cosmos Prize Committee as recommenders are qualified to recommend candidates for the prize. If an external expert review of the draft nomination package is sought, please contact three months in advance of the external deadline.

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Upcoming Deadlines

April 09, 2023April 09, 2023 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: International Cosmos Prize Honours those who have, through their work, applied and realized the ideals which the Foundation strives to preserve. .
* 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.