List of prizes known as the Nobel of a field

List of prizes known as the Nobel of a field

This is a non-exhaustive list of prizes known as "the Nobel Prize of" a given field. Several fields of human cultural and scientific development are not included in the Nobel Prizes, because they were not part of Alfred Nobel's will. Many unaffiliated prizes have since been referred to as "the Nobel Prize of X", despite this being discouraged by the Nobel Foundation.[1]

Agriculture
Anthropology
Architecture
Cognitive Science
Computer Science
Criminology
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environmental Epidemiology
Environmental Justice
Environmental Protection, Sustainable Development and Human Rights
Environmental Sciences
Geography
Geology
Information Technology and Computer Engineering
Mathematics
Metereology
Music
Political Science
Psychology
Statistics
The Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law and Theology

See also

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