Antonie Luyendijk-Elshout Early Career Impact Award

Who was Antonie Luyendijk-Elshout?

Antonie Luyendijk-Elshout was a professor in the history of medicine at Leiden University. 

What does the prize reward?

The prize is awarded every two years for an excellent translation of academic research into public outreach. The latter can be a blog, podcast, exhibition, tradebook, public debate etc. and must be on a topic in medical history. The prize consists of a certificate and EUR 250.   

Who is it for?

Early career scholars (ReMA students, PhD students, Postdocs and Lecturers up to 3 years after their PhD) who are also members of HHH. To become a member, please visit this page.

How to apply?

Please send an email to The email should contain the following: name and address, context in which the outreach product was produced, target audience, reception of the outreach product. 

Deadline for applications

31 December 2023