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The Endowment Fund for Support of Science Associated with the Learned Society of the Czech Republic

The operating costs of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic are covered only by financial donations by its Fellows. An Endowment Fund for Support of Science has been established to promote the objectives of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic. The Endowment Fund is financed through donations from both individuals and legal entities. Funds donated to the Society are used primarily to award winners of prizes presented by the Society to scientists, junior scientists under age thirty-five and grammar school students for their contributions to science, research and scholarship.

Those who consider the mission and objectives of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic and the Endowment Fund worthy of support and may wish to assist them are kindly and respectfully requested to enable implementing the Society´s and the Fund´s goals by their donations. It would also be deeply appreciated by both the Society and the Fund if supporters and patrons would disseminate information about the mission of the Society and the Fund appropriately.

Donations may be sent to the account of the Endowment Fund for Support of Science (associated with the Learned Society of the Czech Republic) "Nadační fond pro podporu vědy pri Učené společnosti ČR ".
Number of the account is: 900033633/0300
Bank: Československá obchodní banka, a.s., Praha

The Learned Society of the Czech Republic and the Endowment Fund have a deep sense of gratitude to their long-standing supporters.

The Endowment Fund is administered by the Board of Directors of the Endowment Fund.

More detailed information on the Learned Society of the Czech Republic and the Endowment Fund may be obtained from the Secretariat of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic and from the Board of Directors of the Fund. Address: Národní 3, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic, e-mail: jedinakova@kav.cas.cz, ucena.spol@kav.cas.cz.

With warmest thanks for your support,
Prof. Ing. Pavel Kratochvíl, DrSc.
Founding Member the Learned Society of Czech Republic

News

20.05.19

XXV. General Assembly of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic

The ceremonial part of the XXV. General Assembly of the Learned Society, at which the Medals of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic Societas Scientarium Bohemica Ad Laudem et Honorem and the awards of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic in the “Young Scientist” and “Grammar School Student” categories were presented, took place on Monday 20 May 2019 in the Great Hall of the Carolinum.

19.05.19

Bolzano lecture by prof. Kip S. Thorne

American physicist Kip S. Thorne, recipient of the Nobel Prize for 2017 for detection of gravitational waves, visited Prague at the invitation of he Learned Society. He held a series of “Bolzano lectures” and a lecture titled “Creating Gravitational-Wave Astronomy” for the Learned Society on 15 May 2019 in the Blue Auditorium of the Carolinum. The lecture was held with the support of the Karel Janeček Foundation and was received very enthusiastically.

07.05.19

XXV. General Assembly

The Czech Learned Society is holding its XXV. General Assembly on 20 and 21 May 2019. The Learned Society’s awards in the “Young Scientist” and “Grammar School Student” categories, Teaching Awards for pedagogic workers who promote interest in science and research at grammar schools and the Learned Society’s medals for meritorious contributions to the advance of science will be presented during a ceremony on 20 May at the Karolinum. Lectures by renowned scientists will also be presented. The second day will be reserved for the working part of the meeting, in the building of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.