The Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS)

NWO Spinoza Prize for Professor C.M.J. (Corné) Pieterse

Congratulation to EPS member Corné Pieterse , Professor of Plant-Microbe Interactions at the University of Utrecht, who received the Spinoza Prize for his outstanding work on how plants protect themselves.

The highest award in Dutch academia is focusing on fundamental scientific research ( provided by NWO) and comprise 2, 5 million euro funding.  More information you find here .