Logo of the International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia.

The CGU member universities, the Xunta de Galicia and other official European institutions can submit their candidacies for the XXV International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia until 16 April 2021.   

The official nomination form must be signed by the highest representative of the submitting institution and must also be accompanied by a complete curriculum vitae of the nominated natural person or a legal entity. These nominations must be sent by e-mail to the Executive Secretariat of the Compostela Group of Universities with acknowledgement of reading.

Subsequently, they will be evaluated by the jury which, as usual, will be composed of four authorities of the Xunta de Galicia, two representatives of the Executive Committee of the international network and three representatives of the member universities. Its composition will soon be made public on the website of the Compostela Group of Universities.

The laureate of the XXV International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia will receive a golden shell, the symbol of the Camino de Santiago and the Compostela Group of Universities, and a monetary prize of 6,000 euros gross. This shell will be collected at the awarding ceremony to be held at the University of Santiago de Compostela, as host and organiser of the XXVII General Assembly of the Compostela Group of Universities.