List of Balzan Prize recipients

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This is a list of recipients of the Balzan Prize, one of the world's most prestigious academic awards. The International Balzan Prize Foundation awards four annual monetary prizes to people or organizations who have made outstanding achievements in the humanities, natural sciences, culture, and peace on an international level The Prizes are awarded in four subject areas: "two in literature, the moral sciences and the arts" and "two in the physical, mathematical and natural sciences and medicine."[1] The special Prize for Humanity, Peace and Fraternity is presented at intervals of every three years or longer.

1960s–1970sEdit

1961
1962
1978
  • Mother Teresa of Calcutta (India) --- Humanity, peace and brotherhood among peoples
1979

1980sEdit

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

1990sEdit

1990
1991
1992
1993
  • Jean Leclant (France) --- Art and archaeology of the ancient world
  • Lothar Gall (Germany) --- History: societies of the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Wolfgang H. Berger (Germany / United States) --- Paleontology with special reference to oceanography
1994
1995
  • Alan J. Heeger (United States) --- Science of new non-biological materials
  • Carlo M. Cipolla (Italy) --- Economic history
  • Yves Bonnefoy (France) --- Art history and art criticism (as applied to European art from the Middle Ages to our times)
1996
1997
1998
  • Andrzej Walicki (Poland / United States) --- History: the cultural and social history of the Slavonic world from the reign of Catherine the Great to the Russian revolutions of 1917
  • Harmon Craig (United States) --- Geochemistry
  • Robert McCredie May (United Kingdom / Australia) --- Biodiversity
1999

2000sEdit

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009

2010sEdit

2010
2011
  • Peter Brown (Ireland) --- Ancient History (The Graeco-Roman World)
  • Bronislaw Baczko (Poland) --- Enlightenment Studies
  • Russell Scott Lande (United States / United Kingdom) --- Theoretical Biology or Bioinformatics
  • Joseph Ivor Silk (United States / United Kingdom) --- The Early Universe (From the Planck Time to the First Galaxies)
2012
2013
2014
2015
  • Hans Belting (Germany) --- History of European Art (1300-1700)
  • Joel Mokyr (Netherland / United States / Israel) --- Economic History
  • Francis Halzen (Belgium / United States) --- Astroparticle Physics including neutrino and gamma-ray observation
  • David Karl (United States) --- Oceanography
2016
  • Piero Boitani (Italy) --- Comparative Literature
  • Reinhard Jahn (Germany) --- Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, including neurodegenerative and developmental aspects
  • Federico Capasso (Italy) --- Applied Photonics
  • Robert Keohane (United States) --- International Relations: History and Theory
2017
2018
2019

2020sEdit

2020

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Balzan Prize". www.balzan.org (in Italian). Retrieved 2020-09-15.

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