CNRS, The French National Center for Scientific Research

Institution & Government Research

Founded in 1939 by government decree, The Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (National Center for Scientific Research) is a government-funded research organization, under the administrative authority of France's Ministry of Research. CNRS carries out research in all areas of science, technology, and society through its ten institutes.

Country/Region France

Number of prizes 6

Year 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011