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14 Apr 2016

Annual Report 2015 online

 
05 Apr 2016

Research Prizes 2016 announced

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation annually awards five Research Prizes of €3,000 each. The prize winners for 2016 have now been selected.

 
07 Mar 2016

Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1929 - 2016)

 
19 Jan 2016

Announcement Erasmus Prize 2016 to A.S. Byatt in the Media: an Impression

 
17 Jan 2016

Press release: Erasmus Prize 2016 awarded to A.S. Byatt

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation has awarded the 2016 Erasmus Prize to the British author Dame Antonia Susan Byatt (1936).

 
15 Jan 2016

Keep posted on the activities around the Erasmus Prize to A.S. Byatt

 
01 Dec 2015

Fatema Mernissi (1940 - 2015)

 
26 Nov 2015

Erasmus Prize awarded to Wikipedia Community

 
24 Nov 2015

Pierre Bernard (1942 - 2015)

 
23 Nov 2015

Livestream academic conference 'Reading Wikipedia'

 
13 Nov 2015

Wiki writing project Erasmus Prize Winners

 
16 Oct 2015

Shanti van Dam new director of Erasmus Prize

 
15 Oct 2015

Hilla Becher (1934–2015)

 
09 Oct 2015

Program of activities Wikipedia

In the week of the award ceremony, a wide range of activities will be organized around the theme of Wikipedia, such as an academic conference and a lecture by Jimmy Wales.

 
22 May 2015

Annual Report 2014 online

 
22 May 2015

Award Ceremony Erasmus Prize to Wikipedia Community 25 November 2015

The award ceremony of the Erasmus Prize to the Wikipedia Community will take place on Wednesday 25 November 2015. On behalf of the community, the prize will be accepted by three young representatives of remarkable initiatives within Wikipedia:

 
26 Feb 2015

Research Prizes 2015 announced

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation annually awards five Research Prizes of €3,000 each. The prize winners for 2015 have now been selected.

 
15 Jan 2015

Erasmus Prize 2015 for Wikipedia

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation awards the 2015 Erasmus Prize to Wikipedia.

 
15 Jan 2015

Press release announcement Erasmus Prize 2015

Erasmus Prize 2015 for Wikipedia

 
15 Jan 2015

Response Wikimedia Foundation to Erasmus Prize 2015

 
13 Nov 2014

Speech Frie Leysen online

Read the inspired acceptance speech of Frie Leysen, which she delivered when receiving the Erasmus Prize on November 12, 2014:

 
24 Oct 2014

Tickets ‘Resistance or Rituals’ available

 
20 Jun 2014

Annual Report 2013 online

 
13 May 2014

Research Prizes 2014 awarded

 
31 Mar 2014

New Board members

 
24 Mar 2014

Research Prizes 2014 announced

The Foundation annually awards five Research Prizes to young academic researchers in the humanities and social sciences. The prize winners for 2014 have now been selected.

 
22 Jan 2014

Erasmus Prize 2014 awarded to Frie Leysen

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation has awarded the 2014 Erasmus Prize to the Belgian festival director and curator Frie Leysen (1950). This year, the theme of the Erasmus Prize is ‘Theatre, audience and society’.

 
22 Jan 2014

Erasmus Prize winner Frie Leysen curates ‘Ervaar daar hier Theater’

Ervaar daar hier Theater’ is a series curated by 2014 Erasmus Prize winner Frie Leysen.

 
07 Nov 2013

Erasmus Prize 2013 awarded to Jürgen Habermas, citation and laudatio online

 
01 Nov 2013

Exclusive interview with Jürgen Habermas in De Volkskrant of 2 November

 
14 Sep 2013

King presents the Erasmus Prize to Jürgen Habermas on 6 November 2013

The award ceremony of the Erasmus Prize 2013 for Jürgen Habermas will take place on 6 November at the Royal Palace Amsterdam.

 
13 Sep 2013

Exhibition Oskar Kokoschka in Boijmans

This autumn Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen exhibits the work of former Erasmus Prizewinner Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980), the master painter who has inspired generations of artists.

 
13 Sep 2013

Exhibition former Erasmusprize winner Péter Forgács in EYE

On 5 October 2013 the EYE film museum will open an installation by former Erasmusprize winner Péter Forgács.

 
13 Sep 2013

Introductory Course ‘Understanding Habermas’ starts 30 September

Course in three parts on the work of Jürgen Habermas and his views on the future of democracy. The course concludes with a conference on Saturday 26 October at the ISVW in Leusden.

 
13 Sep 2012

Book Launch 'A Future for Europe'

On the occasion of the Erasmus Prize 2013, Uitgeverij BOOM publishes 'A Future for Europe'.