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DFG Communicator Award (apply by 5 Jan 2023)

2000px-DFG-logo-blau.svgThe Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) just opened the next call for the “Communicator Award – Science Award of the Donors’ Association“. The Communicator Prize is awarded for outstanding achievements in science communication and comes with a prize money of 50,000€. The prize is awarded by the DFG and the Donors’ Association to researchers from all disciplines for making their scientific work and their field accessible to a broad public in a particularly creative, diverse and sustainable way, thereby promoting dialogue between science and society.The prize can be awarded to individual scientists or to research teams. Both self-applications and proposals are possible. The award is open to individuals working at universities and non-university research institutions in Germany. With the award and the prize money, the DFG and the Donors’ Association aim to support the award winners in further developing their activities in science communication. Applications and proposals can be submitted until January 5, 2023 at the latest. Further information is available here.