Since 1988, the Praemium Erasmianum Foundation awards annual Research Prizes in the field of the humanities and the social sciences. A maximum of five prizes of € 3,000 each are awarded to young academic researchers who have written a PhD dissertation of outstanding quality. The relevant faculties of the Dutch universities are asked to nominate candidates.
From the thirthy nominations, the selection committee has chosen five winners. The online award ceremony of the Research Prizes will be published on our website on Tuesday the 23rd of June 2020 at 16.00.
Please find the winners below.