Announcing New Streamlined Templeton Prize Nomination Form


The new streamlined nomination form for 2017 Templeton Prize candidates is now open and available online on the Prize website, The form has been updated to be more comprehensive and user-friendly.

Details on the nomination process are also available on the Prize website. Anyone can participate in the nomination process, and new nominations for the Templeton Prize are welcome.

The Templeton Prize honors a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery or practical works. Established in 1972 by the late Sir John Templeton, the Prize aims, in his words, to identify “entrepreneurs of the spirit”–outstanding individuals who have devoted their talents to expanding our vision of human purpose and ultimate reality.

The 2017 Templeton Prize nomination window closes on June 1, 2016.

For additional information, visit the Templeton Prize website or email the Prize office at