Philip Leverhulme Prizes recognise the achievement of early career researchers whose work has already attracted international recognition and whose future career is exceptionally promising. The prize scheme makes up to thirty awards of £100,000 a year, across a range of academic disciplines. The 2014 round opens on 6 January 2014 and closes to nominations on 14 May 2014.
For the 2014 competition the selected subject areas are:
- Biological Sciences
- Mathematics and Statistics
- Philosophy and Theology
- Sociology and Social Policy
Each Prize has a value of £100,000 which may be used over a two or three year period. Prizes can be used for any purpose which can advance the prize-holder’s research, with the exception of enhancing the prize-holder’s salary.
The Prize is available over two or three years.
Please read the following before submitting a nomination.