2015 Kyoto Prize Scholarship Applications are now being accepted

Applications for the 2015 Kyoto Prize Scholarship will be available on December 3, 2014. Be sure to visit the San Diego Foundation for up-to-date application […]

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what is the kyoto prize

What is the Kyoto Prize?

The Kyoto Prize is an international award honoring those who have contributed significantly to humankind’s scientific, cultural, and spiritual development. The prize is presented annually […]

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Yamanaka Kyoto Prize

Nobel Prize awarded to Kyoto Prize Laureate

Just 18 months after his visit to San Diego for the Kyoto Prize Symposium, Shinya Yamanaka has become the 7th scientist to win both the […]

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Nov. 10, 2012, Kyoto International Conference Hall-1

2014 Kyoto Prize Laureates Have Been Announced The Inamori Foundation (President: Dr. Kazuo Inamori) is pleased to announce the laureates for the 2014 Kyoto Prize, an international award presented to people who have contributed significantly to the progress of science, the advancement of civilization, and the enrichment and elevation of the human spirit.   Two American Researchers, One Japanese Artist […]

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We’ve arranged a gallery of our “top picks” from this year’s photos. Initially there was only supposed to be ten, but there were just too many good ones to choose from. *For a complete listing of all Kyoto Prize Week photos, please visit our Flickr page.

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