International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia

The International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia in 1996 further to the signature of an agreement between the Compostela Group of Universities and the Regional Ministry of Culture, Social Communication and Tourism of Galicia. This prize is awarded annually to an individual or institution that has stood out due to his work in favour of the European unity and the preservation of the cultural heritage of the Camino de Santiago and its values, which are a symbol and origin of the creation of Europe.

The jury of the International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia is chaired by the President of the Galician Regional government and each year it includes three authorities of the Galician government, from the Regional Ministries of Culture and Education. On the part of the Compostela Group of Universities (CGU), the President and the Rectors of three member universities. Besides, the Executive Secretary of the CGU acts as secretary of the jury.

The Xunta de Galicia and the member universities of the CGU may present annually candidatures to this prize, which is endowed with a monetary prize of 6,000 euros. The prize-winner receives a golden shell, symbol during centuries of the pilgrimage to Santiago and of Compostela Group of Universities.

 

XXIII INTERNATIONAL PRIZE GRUPO COMPOSTELA-XUNTA DE GALICIA

Hereunder, information about the last call of the International Prize-Grupo Compostela Xunta de Galicia. Before submitting a candidate for the award, please read carefully the following documents.

Documents

Deadlines

The deadline for the submission of nominations for the XXIII International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia is 15th March 2019.

prize winners

George D. Greenia

George D. Greenia

2019

María Pilar Alonso Abad

María Pilar Alonso Abad

2018

Marcelino Oreja Aguirre

Marcelino Oreja Aguirre

2017

CIRCOM-European Association of Regional Television

CIRCOM-European Association of Regional Television

2016

Erasmus Program 2014

Erasmus Program 2014

2015

Lennart Levi

Lennart Levi

2014

Euronews

Euronews

2013

College of Europe

College of Europe

2012

Neelie Kroes

Neelie Kroes

2011

Mohamed ElBaradei

Mohamed ElBaradei

2010

Amin Maalouf

Amin Maalouf

2009

Arte TV Channel

Arte TV Channel

2008

Manuel Castells Oliván

Manuel Castells Oliván

2007

Helsinki Group of Women and Science

Helsinki Group of Women and Science

2006

Wladyslaw Bartoszewski

Wladyslaw Bartoszewski

2005

Miquel Siguán Soler

Miquel Siguán Soler

2004

Manuel Díaz y Díaz

Manuel Díaz y Díaz

2003

Alvaro Siza

Alvaro Siza

2002

Carla del Ponte

Carla del Ponte

2001

Cees Nooteboom

Cees Nooteboom

2000

Helmut Rilling

Helmut Rilling

1999

Vaclav Havel

Vaclav Havel

1998

Manuel Castells Oliván

Manuel Castells Oliván

1997