This year, the selection committee has chosen five winners from the thirty four nominations. Due to the current government measures following the outbreak of COVID-19, the award ceremony was held online. Pease find the online award ceremony of the Research Prizes 2021 on the pages of our winners below.
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.