Due Date: July 15, 2019
Applications are open for the UNESCO-UNAM Jaime Torres Bodet Reward in Social Sciences, Liberal Arts and Arts 2019 The function of the reward is to reward contributions to the advancement of understanding and society through art, mentor and research study in social sciences and liberal arts, and to motivate pioneering efforts that might add to the advancement, diffusion and debt consolidation of the worths of mankind.
About the Reward
The production of the Reward was authorized on 27 October 2014 by the 195 th session of the Executive Board of UNESCO. Granted every 2 years, the Reward is meant to reward the efforts of an individual, group of individuals or worldwide organization that has actually added to the advancement of understanding and society through art, mentor and research study in social sciences and liberal arts. It is indicated to promote pioneering efforts that might add to the advancement, diffusion and debt consolidation of the worths of mankind.
The Reward was motivated by the life from among the charter member of UNESCO and Director-General of the Company from 1948 to1952 Distinguished poet, author, essay author and diplomat, Jaime Torres Bodet was finished from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). He had a hard time for worldwide social justice and versus illiteracy. He promoted the restoration of the instructional system, strengthened the value of the Company worldwide, motivated the gain access to of ladies to education, and supported cultural advancement as a condition for worldwide peace.
- A USD $50,000 reward, which might be divided similarly amongst an optimum of 3 reward winners is offered.
- Chosen prospects might be people, groups of individuals or worldwide organizations. No self-nomination will be thought about.
- Prospects are needed to have actually made an impressive contribution to the advancement of understanding and society through art, mentor and research study in the social sciences and liberal arts.
The application file ought to consist of (a) the election kind properly finished in English or French; and (b) supporting documents on the work performed by the prospect.
Download the election kind
Submissions should be sent out by e-mail to: [email protected]
For additional information, see UNESCO-UNAM Jaime Torres Bodet Reward