The Kyoto Prize is an international award to honour those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of humankind. The awards are held annually in November in Kyoto, Japan. The Laureates travel to Oxford in the following May for the Kyoto Prize at Oxford, hosted by the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford.
The Blavatnik School of Government and the Inamori Foundation find a shared purpose in inspiring, educating and connecting individuals who strive for the greater good of society.
Watch the 2021 Laureate lectures on YouTube.
Dr Inamori shares his thoughts on the philosophy behind the Kyoto Prize, and on the Kyoto Prize at Oxford events.
Highlights from the 2016 Kyoto Prize Presentation Ceremony held in Kyoto, Japan, on 10th November.
The Inamori Foundation announced the laureates of the 2016 Kyoto Prize.
The Kyoto Prize Lectures on 11th November 2015, held in Kyoto, Japan.
The Kyoto Prize Presentation Ceremony on 10th November 2015, held in Kyoto, Japan.