Nominations Due: 10.1 2020. Annual prize honors outstanding scientific discoveries or innovations which in broad terms fall within the environmental field. The laureates represent a wide span of knowledge and areas of importance for the environment.
Laureates represent all fields of environmental and sustainability studies and initiatives. The span of disciplines and activities for which nominations can be made is wide and includes all disciplines which have relevance to the environment. The research of nominees should be based on scientific grounds but must clearly show impacts outside of the specific discipline.
The prize consists of a hand-crafted diploma, a glass sculpture and a cash award for SEK 1.5 million (approximately EUR 145,000 or USD 167,000). The award ceremony is in Stockholm in November each year.