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Nominations now open: The 2022 World Laureates Association Prize

Date Apr. 28, 2022

The inaugural World Laureates Association Prize (the “WLA Prize”), initiated by the WLA, managed by the WLA Foundation, and exclusively funded by Sequoia China, is now open for global nominations. The nominations will be closed on June 1, 2022.

Officially established at the 4th World Laureates Forum in 2021, the WLA Prize will consist of two single prizes, namely the “WLA Prize in Computer Science or Mathematics” and the “WLA Prize in Life Science or Medicine”, each for a total of RMB 10 million, being one of the most significant awards in science.

The annual prize-awarding ceremony will take place in November in Shanghai, China.