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Organizers invite nominations for the International Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic (The Mohn Prize). This award was established is to recognize excellence in research related to the Arctic. The prize aims to highlight issues that are of particular relevance to the future development of the Arctic and help put these issues on the national and international agenda.

The Mohn Prize has been established in collaboration by Academia Borealis - The Academy of Sciences and Letters of Northern Norway, Tromsø Research Foundation, and University of Tromsø - The Arctic University of Norway (UiT).

Nominations can be submitted for individuals or research groups who hold a leading international position in their field, are widely recognized as leaders in their field, and have developed groundbreaking new knowledge about the Arctic.

The nomination process is open to anyone. Nominations are confidential and should not be made known to the nominee.

Self-nominations will not be accepted and the prize cannot be awarded post mortem.

For more information on how to nominate an individual, please follow the link above.

Nomination deadline: 15 September 2017.

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