Award / prize

FNRS-Fund for Scientific Research (Belgium) - Antonella Karlson Award

General information on this award / prize

FNRS-Fund for Scientific Research (Belgium)
Antonella Karlson Award

General Description

The "Antonella Karlson Prize" is awarded annually to a doctoral thesis of outstanding merit in the exact sciences, including physics, chemistry, mathematics, computing and applied sciences. The prize money is € 5,000.


The doctoral thesis must have been published in the 2 preceding years prior to the application. Researchers should be affiliated with one of the academic institutions in the Federation Wallonia-Brussels.Preference will be given to researchers who have completed their first and/ or second degree in one of the following countries: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Serbia, Kosovo, Albania, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: