Nominate your candidate for the Scheele Award 2023


You can now nominate your candidate for the Scheele Award, the Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences prize acknowledging prominent pharmaceutical researchers whose discoveries are important for pharmaceutical development and drugs of the future.

Carl Wilhelm Scheele (1742-1786)
Carl Wilhelm Scheele (1742-1786)

The Scheele Award is the Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences scientific prize to outstanding researchers in the field of drug research or related disciplines. The award includes a medal, a diploma, SEK 250,000 and the award ceremony is accompanied by a symposium carrying the signature of the prize-winner.

Make your nomination for the Scheele Award 2023 no later than 15 September 2022. With the award, the Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences acknowledges researchers whose discoveries are of importance in pharmaceutical development and research and is expected to be of great significance for pharmaceutical drugs of the future. However, this does not mean that there has to be ready-made drugs based on the prize winner's discoveries.



  • The Scheele Award is awarded with the aim of promoting current pharmaceutical research, building networks between Sweden and the rest of the world, and to honor the memory of world-famous Swedish chemist and pharmacist Carl Wilhelm Scheele.


Lisa Bandholtz, Apotekarsocieteten
PhD, Vetenskaplig sekreterare, 08–723 50 39

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Last modified: 2021-05-31