These biennial awards are intended to support and promote research in the fields of Naval Engineering (González Llanos Award), Humanities (Concepción Arenal Award), Engineering (Ingeniero Comerma Award) , and Health and Labour Studies (Antonio Usero Award). Each of these awards is endowed with €12000.
These four awards are open to Spanish or foreign candidates conducting research in the relevant fields. The application form must be accompanied by an outline of the submitted project explaining its purpose, its methodology and the usefulness of its results; the curriculum vitae of candidates must also be provided. The submitted documents must be written in Spanish or Galician.