Winners of 2024 WCC Awards Announced

Award Ceremony to be held at McGill University, Montreal, Canada in October 2024 This year the World Cultural Council will celebrate its 39th Award Ceremony hosted by McGill University at its historic downtown campus in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, on Wednesday, October 23, 2024. The Awards will be given by the President of the WCC, Sir Fraser Stoddart, President and […]

2025 Call for Nominations

Call for Awards Nominations 2025 of the World Cultural Council The World Cultural Council is now accepting nominations for the Albert Einstein and the José Vasconcelos 2025 Awards. Nominations must be submitted by November 29, 2024, midnight Central European Time (CET). Nominees for the Albert Einstein World Award of Science should be eminent scientists whose […]

Helsinki 2023 – University of Helsinki

38th WCC Award ceremony at University of Helsinki.

Date: 2-3 November 2023 Place of Ceremony: Great Hall Host Institution: University of Helsinki Host Country: Finland Video of the 2023 Award Ceremony Science Award Professor Christoph Gerber, Department of Physics and Swiss Nano Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland, has been selected as the winner of the Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2023.  The […]

Winners of World Cultural Council awards announced

Award Ceremony to be held at the University of Helsinki, Finland on November 2023 The University of Helsinki will host the 38th Annual World Cultural Council (WCC) Award Ceremony on Friday 3rd November 2023. At the event, the “Albert Einstein” World Award of Science and the “José Vasconcelos” World Award of Education will be conferred on eminent […]

Presidency of the World Cultural Council

Sir Colin Blakemore Sir Fraser Stoddart Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart will succeed Professor Sir Colin Blakemore as President of the World Cultural Council. He will assume this role for the 2022 Award Ceremony at the University of Coimbra (UC), Portugal. Fraser Stoddart has been a member of the faculty at Northwestern University since 2008. He […]