Invitation for nomination of the Prince Mahidol Award 2017

Invitation  for  nomination  of  the  Prince  Mahidol  Award  2017

The Royal Thai Embassy in Oslo has the honour to inform all interested parties that the Prince Mahidol Award Foundation of Thailand is soliciting nominations for 2017 “Prince Mahidol Awards”.

The Prince Mahidol Award Foundation was established in 1992 to commemorate the Centenary Birthday Anniversary of His Royal Highness Prince Mahidol of Songkla, the father of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand. After graduated from Harvard Medical School, His Royal Highness Prince Mahidol of Songkla dedicated his life to the advancement of medical and public health services in Thailand. He was subsequently named “The Father of Modern Medicine and Public Health of Thailand” in recognition of his contribution.

The “Prince Mahidol Award” is conferred annually upon individuals or institutions that have demonstrated outstanding and exemplary contributions to the advancement of medical and public health services for the betterment of society. The prizes comprised US$ 100,000 plus a medal and a certificate. All nominations are strongly encouraged to submit online at www.princemahidolaward.org by 31 May 2017.