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Results: 221 - 228 of 228
  • UvA researcher receives NWO grant for study on comprehensible language and health care
    30 Mar 2012
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a €250,000 grant to Dr Bas van den Putte of the UvA’s Amsterdam School of Communication Research. Van den Putte will use the grant to study ...
  • International award for UvA archaeologist Joris Kila
    30 Mar 2012
    UvA scholar Joris Kila will be awarded the 2012 Art Protection and Security Award jointly with Dr Karl von Habsburg. The award is presented annually by ARCA, the Association for Research into Crimes against Art. Last ...
  • 'Energy from an unexpected angle' wins Sustainable University Award
    21 Mar 2012
    On 19 March 2012, UvA employee Theo van Lieshout won the Sustainable University Award 2011-2012 for his project Energie uit onverwachte hoek (Energy from an unexpected angle). The winning idea seeks to utilise heat ...
  • What is the best sustainable idea of 2011-2012?
    12 Mar 2012
    On Monday, 19 March, University Professor Louise Fresco will present the Sustainable University Award 2011-2012 to the employee or student responsible for the best and most creative idea in terms of promoting ...
  • AMC researcher Ellen Laan receives honorary doctorate from KU Leuven
    9 Mar 2012
    AMC researcher Ellen Laan received an honorary doctorate on 15 March from KU Leuven’s Faculty of Medicine. The doctorate was presented during a ceremony marking the 50 year anniversary of the university’s Institute ...
  • Five UvA-AMC researchers receive NWO Medium grant
    5 Mar 2012
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded five researchers from the UvA and AMC-UvA a grant as a part of the Investment Subsidy NWO Medium programme.
  • Prestigious Vici grants for three UvA researchers
    1 Feb 2012
    Three scientists from the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Science have received a Vici grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). They will each receive €1,500,000 to conduct research ...
  • Major NWO grant for researching paints used in fine arts
    30 Jan 2012
    Within the framework of Science4Arts programme, The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has provided funding for the project titled ‘How paint changes: consequences for conservation, presentation ...