Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research
The distinction of outstanding and rewarded scientific and educational achievements is an important component of the promotion of our work at the LACDR.
Prizes and awards are sponsored and offered by a number of different organisations from industry, society or university. On this page we provide the announcements and procedures of internal and external research prizes, including how to apply and submit.
Below we have a list of the most relevant and interesting external research prizes that are sponsored.
Overview Prizes, Grants and Awards:
S.E. de Jongh-prize
Annual prize for a dissertation, research-report or scientific publication on the wider area of Pharmacology: pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics or clinical -pharmacology. The documents need to be accompanied by recommendation of the supervising professor. The jury consists of professors in Pharmacology at Leiden University.
Usually the deadline for submission is December 15th.
The prize is awarded at the annual Leiden Pharma Science Symposium in February.
Award: €1000,- and special memorial-coin of Prof. dr. S.E. de Jongh
For more information, please contact the secretary ms Jacqueline Ton: firstname.lastname@example.org
Galenusprijs, Galenus Research Prize of Medicine
Annual Prize, awarded to the most significant and innovative research on the area of fundamental medicine-development or clinical medicine-research, performed during a PhD. The award consists of a golden medal, designed by Maitre Albert de Jaeger (grand prix de Rome), and €5000,-.
The prize is awarded at the DMD/FIGON conference at the Reehorst in Ede.
Deadline for submission is: 29th September.
More information (in Dutch) abouth the Galenus Research prize
Suzanne Hovinga Award:
The aim of the Suzanne Hovinga foundation is to promote the studies of Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences in Leiden and Biomedical Sciences in Utrecht. In Leiden, the Suzanne Hovinga Prize will be awarded to the student who has written a report on his/her Master internship of exceptional quality. The prize will be handed out each year during the LACDR Fall symposium.
Award: € 500,--
Now open for submission: Please submit your report, signed assessment form and a letter of recommendation by September 15th the latest. Submission is only possible at the first opportunity after finishing the internship. The submission-form can be found here
About the Award: The aim of the Suzanne Hovinga foundation is to promote the studies of Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences in Leiden and Biomedical Sciences in Utrecht. In Leiden, the Suzanne Hovinga Prize will be awarded to the student who has written a report on his/her Master internship of exceptional quality. Both internal and external MSc internships from Bio Pharmaceutical Sciences are eligible. The prize will be handed out each year during the LACDR Fall symposium.
An independent jury will judge the submissions on the capability to demonstrate a basic understanding of the matter, logic of presentation of the material, thoroughness, readability and creativity. Only reports marked by an 8,5 or higher are eligible.
For more information, please contact Bea Dekker