Our ordinary members are elected for their outstanding achievements in science, arts, and governance. Ordinary members are natural persons who have successfully completed an academic education and who enjoy exceptional standing in society as a result of work performed, publications or for comparable reasons.
Database of members
Every natural person can be elected as honorary member on grounds of outstanding scientific work. We currently count 37 Nobel Prize Laureates among our honorary members.
Nobel prize laureates
The following honours can be awarded to persons
for special services:
Protector, Honorary Senator, and Honorary President.
Protectors and honorary senators
Our Delegates are the national representatives of the Academy. They promote the Academy and its activities nationally and review nominations of candidates from their country.