Advancement Awards

A. F. Schläfli Award
For scientific work (awarded by SCNAT).

International Balzan Prizes
Reward outstanding scientists in the humanities and natural sciences as well as personalities from the field of arts and culture with a total amount of 3 Mio. Swiss Francs to fund research projects.

Jubilee Award
For the young talents in the human and social sciences (awarded by the SAHS).

Prize Robert Bing
From the legacy of neurologist Robert Bing (1878-1956), the prize is awarded every two years to outstanding young scientists in the field of neurosciences to encourage further research (awarded by the SAMS).

Swiss Academies Award for Transdisciplinary Research (Swiss td-award)
This is an award for outstanding achievements in transdisciplinary research on social, technological development, economic, environmental, health and other issues (awarded by the td-net).

Prix de Quervain
The Swiss Commission for Polar and High Altitude Research awards the “Prix de Quervain” to outstanding young researchers.

Swiss Technology Award
The Swiss Technology Award supports promising new technical developments and is awarded by the SATW.

Prix Expo
The "Prix Expo" rewards interesting exhibitions on topics such as nature and natural sciences, presented to a wider Swiss public in a competent and lively manner. The Swiss Academy of Sciences has awarded the prize to the amount of CHF 10’000 on an annual basis since 2003.

Members of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences

Centres of Excellence

Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
House of Academies
Laupenstrasse 7
P.O. Box
3001 Bern

Phone +41 (0)31 306 92 20