Project ID 469GLO2006

Building upon the universally known achievement of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements and the associated International Year, the UNESCO-Russia Mendeleev International Prize in the Basic Sciences was establisehd by UNESCO's Executive Board at its 207th session, with a view to foster scientific progress, science popularization and international cooperation in the basic sciences. It will give recognition to achievements that are conducive to socio-economic transformation and development on a regional or global scale. Awarded annually to two individual award-winners, it consists of a monetary reward of US $250,000 for each of the two winners. A gold medal and a diploma will also be given.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 5,100,000

Total Project Budget

USD 934,432

Total Incurred Expenditures

Progress

On-going
Start Date 2020.04.07
End Date 2026.04.06
18%
Benchmark as of 2022.09.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Contributors

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Voluntary Contribution - Flexible Funding Natural sciences Multi-donor 5,100,000 934,432

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC5 - Institutional and human capacities in basic sciences, technology, research, innovation, and engineering enhanced to advance knowledge for sustainable development
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 30%
  • 30%
  • 20%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 45%