Nagroda im. Iwana Wyhowskiego

    The Iwan Wyhowski Award was established by the Warsaw University, together with eight Polish universities, was created in order to honor the achievements of Ukrainian citizens in the areas of science, culture and public life, as well as shaping the progress of civil society in Ukraine and the building of a democratic Ukraine in a European direction, also taking into consideration historical, contemporary and future relations between Ukraine, Poland and Europe.

    Every year, this prize is awarded two Ukrainian scholars representing the humanities and the natural realm.

    Laureates of the award are specialists in humanities-related studies and are given the opportunity of a year-long academic stay at any one of six Polish universities. There they give lectures connected to the history and contemporaneity of Ukraine and the region, or related to Polish-Ukrainian relations.

    The award also grants apprenticeships to Ukrainian scholars in the areas of science, social science and economics for a period of four months at one of two Polish universities.

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