Nominate for the Pedagogical Awards 2021

19 January 2021

Time to nominate your best teacher for the pedagogical award! Deadline for nomination is 18 March 2021.

Uppsala University annually awards five pedagogical prizes for outstanding contributions within education at basic level as well as advanced level.

The prizes of SEK 20 000 each will be awarded at the Ceremonial Installation of Professors in November. Four of the prizes are allocated for teachers in the following fields:

  • Theology, Humanities and Educational Sciences
  • Law and Social Sciences
  • Medicine and Pharmacy
  • Mathematics, Science and Technology


The fifth prize is awarded to pedagogical contributions within a particularly prioritized field chosen and announced annually. This prize is called The Independent Pedagogical Award. In 2021, the prioritized field is “for making pedagogical contributions and providing creative solutions in connection with the transition made to digital teaching/learning activities and online remote education”.

More information about the awards