Volvo Environment Prize

The Volvo Environment Prize is awarded for outstanding innovations or scientific discoveries, which in broad terms fall within the environmental field. Laureates represent all fields of environmental and sustainability studies and initiatives. The Prize includes a cash award of SEK 1.5 million (approximately EUR 150,000 or USD 160,000).

Eligibility: The research of nominees should be based on scientific grounds but must clearly show impacts outside of the specific discipline. No self nominations. Anyone can nominate a person for the Volvo Environment Prize.

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

January 10, 2022January 10, 2022 Verified Date
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Volvo Environment Prize Recognizes outstanding innovations or scientific discoveries which broadly fall within the area of environment and sustainable development. .