Royal Swedish Academy of Letters

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Royal Swedish Academy Of Letters, History And Antiquities - Prizes
... Diploma, prizes, medals and awards distributed by the Academy at a formal gathering which takes place annually on 20 March ... Academy awards several prizes such as the Gad Rausing's prize for outstanding humanistic research, Ann-Kersti and Carl-Hakon Swenson's Swenson prize and ... The Academy also awards several medals such as the Gustaf Adolf Medal by the King's consent, the Academy's Medal of Merit in gold, Academy token in gold, Antiquarian medal and silver medal inscriptions in ...

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