The Brain Prize Academy is a forum for present and previous prize winners of The Brain Prize. Mandate: Members of The Brain Prize Academy act as ambassadors for the Prize and give advice to the Lundbeck Foundation Management and to the Board of Trustees.
Members of the Academy must take care to be true to the purpose of the Foundation and the principles underlying the prize awards.
All recipients of The Brain Prize from the inaugural award in 2011 onwards will be invited to join the Academy.
The Academy elects a chairman and a vice-chairman from among its numbers.
Members act as ambassadors for The Brain Prize by
• being proponents of excellence in brain research
• promoting outstanding brain research
• promoting international collaboration in the field of brain research
• being advocates for the principles underlying awards of The Brain Prize
Members are expected to nominate candidates for The Brain Prize.
Members of the Academy will be invited to join the Prize Award Ceremony which is scheduled as a two days event each year in May in Copenhagen