The Chica and Heinz Schaller Foundation Award for Distinguished Achievements in Virology
Recognising outstanding achievements by an individual that contributed exceptionally to the field of
virology either in basic or translational research, ideally in both fields, in a national and an international
context. Alternatively, scientists who have made sustained and significant steps in the translation of
virology into other scientific areas and domains or vice versa may likewise be recognized.
This is a personal prize of EUR 50,000. The award involves a one-hour lecture at the 31st Annual Meeting of the
Society for Virology, 30 March – 2 April 2022 in Munich.