Six Heineken Prizes are awarded biennially to outstanding international scientists and scholars. The prizes reward unique achievement in the fields of biochemistry and biophysics, medicine, environmental sciences and history. The selection of candidates is based on nominations received from other scientists or scientific institutions throughout the world.
Address: Secretariat of the Heineken Prizes
Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences/Communications Department
P.O. Box 19121
1000 GC Amsterdam
Telephone: +31 020 5510759
Fax: +31 020 6204941