The Enrique Fuentes Quintana Awards, nominated in honor of the eminent professor, aim to reward the effort, commitment and hard work that requires the completion of a doctoral thesis.

2014-2015 call to a single oriented field of Social Sciences Prize was granted, but the call from the academic year 2014-2015, the award is extended to three categories, establishing the following four awards:

  • Prize for the best doctoral thesis in Social Sciences, awarded to doctoral theses submitted in the academic year of reference in the field of Economics and Sociology.
  • Prize for the best doctoral thesis in Health Sciences, awarded to doctoral theses submitted in the academic year of reference in the field of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine, Psychology, Nursing or Medicine.
  • Prize for the best doctoral thesis in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and Architecture; to be awarded to doctoral theses submitted in the academic year of reference in the field of any of the existing engineering in the Spanish university system as well as in mathematics or physics.
  • Prize for the best doctoral thesis in Humanities, awarded to doctoral theses submitted in the academic year of reference in the field of Philology, Philosophy, History or related university courses.

Awards are endowed with a gross amount of five thousand euros and the publication of the thesis in the collection of the Foundation Studies.

More information: http://www.funcas.es/Ayudas/