Dr. John E. Walsh is awarded the Mohn Prize 2022
Our warmest congratulations to professor John E. Walsh of the University of Alaska Fairbanks on receiving the 2022 Mohn Prize!
The Mohn Prize seeks to recognize outstanding research related to the Arctic. Read more about Dr. John Walsh here.
The International Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic (The Mohn Prize) is organized in collaboration by Academia Borealis The Academy of Sciences and Letters of Northern Norway (NNVA), Tromsø research foundation (TFS) and UiT The Arctic University of Norway (UiT). The prize amounts to 2 million NOK, and is awarded biennially.
During the announcement ceremony, the rector of the Arctic University of Norway (UiT), Dag Rune Olsen, and the executive director of Arctic Frontiers, Anu Fredrikson, signed an agreement for collaborating on the award ceremony. The Mohn Prize award ceremony will take place at the Arctic Frontiers 2022 Pathways conference.