Annual Foundation Awards

On its 75th Session, the Board of the University of Rijeka Foundation decided to give the University of Rijeka Foundation Awards for the year 2016.

In the category of a scientist in the field of Humanities and Social sciences, the award has been given to Associate Prof. Lara Jelenc, Ph.D., from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rijeka. In the category of a young scientist in the field of Humanities and Social sciences the award has been given to Prof. Ani Gerbin, M.D., Ph.D., from the Faculty of Medicine, to Prof. Mateja Ožanič, M.D., Ph.D., from the Faculty of Medicine for the field of Biomedicine and Biotechnology and to Prof. Goran Mauša, Ph.D., from the Faculty of Engineering in the category of Technical and Natural sciences. The award for an artist with an artistic-teaching profession has been given to Associate Prof. Igor Eškinja, D. Art., from the Faculty of Applied Arts of the University of Rijeka, while the Life Achievement Award went to Full Prof. Jasna Krstović, Ph.D., from the Faculty of Teacher Education.

Every year, the University of Rijeka Foundation gives awards to the most deserving scientists, artists and assistants who have, with their great contribution in scientific research, art and teaching, contributed to the development of science and art on the University of Rijeka, as well as to the development of the academic and overall community.

The award ceremony will be held on December 8th, 2017 in the Aula Magna of the University of Rijeka Rectorate, starting at 11 a.m.