Awards

  • Laureates of the Estonian Annual Museum Awards in 2017 in museum collection development category for an interdisciplinary study of mummies at the University of Tartu Art Museum collections and introduction of the results to the wider audiences.
  • Rode Altarpiece Research and Conservation Project wins the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2017.
  • In 2017, Kristjan Haav was awarded the 1st prize in category of natural sciences and technology in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council for his doctoral thesis.
  • In 2017, Liisa Eero was awarded the 2nd special prize of the President of Estonian Academy of Sciences in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council.
  • “Rode Altarpiece in Close-up” (collaboration project with the Chair of Analytical Chemistry and Art Museum of Estonia) won Best Scientific Project title in the Annual Museum Awards for 2016 ceremony.
  • In 2016, Pilleriin Peets was awarded the 1st prize in category of natural sciences and technology in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council for her master thesis.
  • Estonian science popularisation project competition 2nd prize for the project called “Rode Altarpiece in Close-up”. Research team awarded, including Signe Vahur and Riin Rebane in 2015.
  • In 2015, Prof. Dr. Ivo Leito was awarded the University Teacher of the Year, Ministry of Education and Sciences.
  • In 2015, Jaanus Liigand was awarded the 1st prize in category of natural sciences and technology in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council for his master thesis.
  • In 2015, Piia Liigand was awarded the prize in the Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Academy of Sciences for her master thesis.
  • In 2013, Maarja-Liisa Oldekop was awarded the prize in the Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Academy of Sciences for her master thesis.
  • In 2011, Anneli Kruve was awarded the 1st prize in category of natural sciences and technology in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council for her doctoral thesis.
  • In 2008, Agnes Kütt was awarded the 1st prize in category of natural sciences and technology in the Estonian National Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Research Council for her doctoral thesis.
  • In 2008, Riin Rebane was awarded the 2nd prize in the Contest for University Students supported by Estonian Academy of Sciences for her master thesis.
  • In 2007, Dr. Ivari Kaljurand was awarded the Young Scientist Award, by the President of the Republic of Estonia
  • In 2003, Prof. Dr. Ivo Leito was awarded the Young Scientist Award, by the President of the Republic of Estonia