The announcement ceremony will take place at the Library of Humanities, University of Bergen from 09:00 CET. Main speakers at the event will be Rector of the University of Bergen, Dag Rune Olsen and Chair of the the Holberg Prize Board, Sigmund Grønmo. We will also hear citations from the Nils Klim Committee and Holberg Committee.
You can watch live streaming from the ceremony at this website.
The Holberg Prize is awarded annually to scholars who have made outstanding contributions to research in the arts and humanities, social sciences, law or theology. The Prize money vaule is NOK 4.5 million. The Nils Klim Prize is awarded annually to an outstanding younger Nordic researcher under the age of 35 in the fields covered by the Holberg Prize. The Prize money amount is NOK 300.000.