The Kyoto Prize is an international award to honour those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of humankind. The awards are held annually in November, in Kyoto, Japan. The Laureates travel to Oxford in the following May for the Kyoto Prize at Oxford hosted by the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford.
Due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the 2020 event has been postponed to 11 to 12 May 2021.
A wide variety of discussions and celebratory events will take place, as well as streaming content online. You can find out more about the awards by visiting www.kyotoprize.ox.ac.uk