January 2017: Eveline Crone receives Ammodo KNAW Award
Eveline Crone is the recipient of this year's Ammodo KNAW Award. The award, covering all scientific disciplines, was established by the Ammodo Foundation and the KNAW (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) in 2014 to encourage unfettered fundamental scientific research, and is granted once every two years. Eveline is one of eight laureates, with the prizes each worth 300,000 euros. She may spend this amount at her discretion to explore new areas of fundamental research.