The next Vetlesen Prize will be awarded in 2020
The nomination period will open in 2019
The Vetlesen Prize, established in 1959 by The G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation, is awarded for scientific achievement that has resulted in a clearer understanding of the Earth, its history, or its relation to the universe. The prize consists of a medal and a cash award of $250,000. Nominations are now open for the next prize, which will be awarded in 2017.
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory