Call for Application for the “Prix Galien Africa”

Under the aegis of the Galien Foundation, Galien Africa is launching a call for applications for the “Prix Galien Africa” which rewards excellence and innovation. The “Prix Galien Africa” rewards pharmaceutical and phytotherapy sciences that improve the human condition, mainly on the basis of two criteria:

  • Innovation and/or discovery
  • Impact on the African continent.

The prize categories to be awarded are:

  • The best pharmaceutical product,
  • The best traditherapy product,
  • The best biotechnology product,
  • The best medical technology (medical device, diagnosis).

All necessary information and call for application are available on the website:


Opening date for applications: Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. (GMT)

Closing date: Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 23:59 p.m. (GMT)

Application procedures

Applications can only be submitted electronically using the form available at the following web address:

For more clarification, interested candidates can contact Pr. Ibrahima Seck, Executive secretary of the selection committee on email: [email protected] .