About Nominations

  1. About Nominations
  2. Nomination Guidelines
  3. Nominations Form

Nomination System

We would like to invite experst in academic institutions, prestigious arts and culture organizations, and news media from various countries and regions to submit their nominations for the Fukuoka Prize in order to extensively recruit candidates.

If you are eligible to submit nominations, please read the Nomination Guidelines before nominations. Once you enter the necessary information in the online form, or send the completed nomination form(s) by mail, e-mail, or fax to the Secretariat of the Fukuoka Prize Committee.

Timeline of Nomination

Around July
・We invite nominations from nominators every year.
・We also accept additional recommendations all year around.
・The nomination with the online form of our website can be made all year around.
・Please refer Nomination System for further detail.
Late September
Deadline for the submission of nomination.
September - December
Preliminary documents of the nominated candidates are prepared by the Secretariat.
Late January - Early February
Selection meetings for the Academic Prize and the Arts and Culture Prize are held.
Early March
The Fukuoka Prize Jury meeting is held.
→The prize winners are selected. (informal decision)
Late May - Early June
The Fukuoka Prize Committee meeting is held.
→The prize winners are officially aknowledged. (official decision)

Address / Deadline

If you are eligible to submit nominations, please read the Nomination Guidelines before nominations. Once you enter the necessary information in the online form, or send the completed nomination form(s) by mail, e-mail, or fax to the Secretariat of the Fukuoka Prize Committee.

  • Please read the Nomination Guidelines,FAQs before nominations.
  • Prizes shall be presented to individuals or organizations that have made outstanding achievements in their respective fields and are expected to make further contributions in the future. We also welcome your nominations for those from the younger generations.

To nominate by using the online form

Fukuoka Prize Online Nomination Form

To send the completed nomination form

Nomination forms are available for download in Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF versions. Download Nomination form

Address
Secretariat of the Fukuoka Prize Committee
c/o International Affairs Dept., General Affairs & Planning Bureau, Fukuoka 810-8620 Japan
FAX
+81-92-735-4130
E-mail
f.prize[@]io.ocn.ne.jp
Please remove [] and send when contact us.

Other points of attention

  • Please fill in the attached nomination form in either English or Japanese.
  • All the documents submitted to the committee will not be returned to the nominators.
  • The committee will not respond to any inquiries during the selection process.
  • As for the information on the nominees the committee shall keep its confidentiality.
  • Nominators are requested to keep their nomination details confidential.
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