Prizes & Awards

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Prizes and Awards

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Nobel Laureates

The Nobel Prize, awarded each year since 1901, is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. The Nobel Prize is known throughout the world as a symbol of extraordinary achievement. Four researchers from Stockholm University have received the Nobel Prize and a fifth has been awarded the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

Researchers fron Stockholm University in Nobel Committees

Stockholm University researchers in Nobel Committees

Several researchers at Stockholm University are part of the committees appointed to decide the winners of the Nobel Prizes and the Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

Mario Vargas Llosa

Honorary doctorates

The awarding of an honorary doctorate is an expression of the University's appreciation of outstanding contributions in one or more of the University's areas of academic activity.

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