About KNAW

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW): awards grants for research, conference visits and stays abroad; contributes to the organizational costs of international conferences, workshops and colloquia in the Netherlands (including the Conference Grant Fund and Academy Colloquia); encourages international contacts and partnership initiatives.

KNAW grants

The KNAW website includes an overview of all the scholarships, grants and closing dates for submitting proposals and nominating candidates.

The KNAW awards a number of important academic honours, including the Academy Medal, the Lorentz Medal, the Academy Professors and Young Academy Members. A KNAW jury also awards a number of prizes, such as the biennial Heineken Prizes. You can find a list of all KNAW academic awards on the KNAW website, where there is also an overview of the closing dates for nominating candidates