Award Ceremony for the Prizes From the Dr. Uroš Seljak Foundation
In early October, the University of Ljubljana, ASEF, and donor dr. Uroš Seljak will present awards of the Dr. Uroš Seljak Foundation for the best scientific publications of students in the Bachelor and Masters level. The purpose of the award is to encourage students to engage even more in research work. The awardees for the year 2023 will be published after the award ceremony.
Dr. Uroš Seljak, professor at the University of California, Berkeley, ASEF mentor and UL graduate, was one of the three scientists who received the extremely prestigious Gruber Prize for research in cosmology in 2021. It is one of the most prestigious prizes in science, and the winner receives 500,000 US dollars in addition to recognition.
With his part of the prize, dr. Seljak established a prize fund for Bachelor and Masters students who publish the best scientific article.