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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual
for Contributions to the Field of Economics

The Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in Economics

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Northwestern University

Deadline Date:

12/01/21

Description:

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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of economics. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new knowledge.

The 2022 recipients of all Nemmers Prizes will deliver a public lecture and participate in other scholarly activities at Northwestern University for up to 10 weeks during the 2022-23 academic year. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 163156

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The Prize includes payment to the recipient of $200,000.

Term of Contract:

Ten weeks during the 2022-23 academic year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Individuals of all nationalities and institutional affiliations are eligible, except current or recent members of the Northwestern University faculty and recipients of the Nobel Prize.

Nominations from experts in the field are preferred to institutional nominations; self-nominations will not be accepted.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2021.

Nominators should fill out the online nomination form, which includes submission of one nominating letter of no more than 1000 words and the nominee’s cv.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Nomination form: https://northwestern.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eypOz7qwNyHogfQ

For questions, please email nemmers@northwestern.edu.

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Northwestern University
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Evanston, Illinois 60208-1101
Phone: 847-491-5117

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