The award is endowed with 100,000 euros. This year it honors projects pertaining to the topic of combatting neglected tropical diseases (NTDs).
Due to the repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic we have decided to postpone the presentation of the Else Kröner Fresenius Prize for Medical Research (originally scheduled on June 4, 2020) until next year. The award ceremony is expected to take place on May 31, 2021.
Due to the repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic we have decided to postpone our first Alumni Day until next year. The planned date is June 1, 2021.