S&R Foundation’s Kuno Award for Applied Science for the social good is an annual $100,000 award designed to support social innovators using scientific research and principles to address 21st Century problems. The award supports those aiming to achieve measurable social impact through the translation of scientific research to a practical, real-world solution.
Award recipients are visionaries with deep domain expertise in fields relating to the specific 21st century challenges addressed by their project or venture, which may become a for-profit business or non-profit organization, part of an academic institution etc.
As part of S&R Foundation’s mission to support talented individuals with great potential and high aspirations in the arts, sciences and social entrepreneurship, especially those furthering international cultural collaboration, S&R Foundation provides awards to emerging artists, established scientists, and budding social entrepreneurs.
Agencies Involved: S&R Foundation
Key Dates: Applications are typically due in August of each year
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