Robert Koch Award

The Robert Koch Award is one of the most prestigious scientific awards in Germany. It is awarded annually, under the patronage of the German Minister of Health, for outstanding and internationally recognized scientific achievements.

Value: 120,000 euros

Note: If institutional nomination/external expert review is sought (individuals may also nominate candidates outside of the institutional process), please submit a candidate suggestion form by the internal deadline to recommend a candidate to the President’s Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes. For more information, please contact

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Upcoming Deadlines

October 31, 2022October 31, 2022 *
July 31, 2022 Jul. 31, 2022 July 31, 2022 16:00:00 July 31, 2022 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Robert Koch Award Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements. .
* 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.