Robert Koch Award

The Robert Koch Award is one of the most prestigious scientific awards in Germany. The prize money was increased in 2017 from 100,000 euros to 120,000 euros. It is awarded annually, under the patronage of the German Minister of Health, for outstanding and internationally recognized scientific achievements.

Note: 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

August 31, 2022August 31, 2022 *
16:00:00 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.