Award Ceremony 2020

On September 8, 2020, the Shimon Peres Prize was presented for the fourth time by the Federal Foreign Office in cooperation with the German-Israeli Future Forum Foundation.

This year, due to the current Covid-related restrictions on travel and public gatherings, the ceremony was held in the digital space.

You can still watch the event on our Facebook page or here on our website.

Click here for the invitation to the award ceremony. 

Click here for more information on the 2020 Shimon Peres Prize. 

The Shimon Peres Prize in previous years
2019 Award Ceremony
The Shimon Peres Prize award ceremony was held in Berlin for the third time on 15 September 2019, in the presence of the Peres family. The Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Heiko Maas, presented the award to two Israeli-German collaborative projects: “Professional Exchange: Understanding and Responsibilities” … Continue reading
Award Ceremony 2018
The Shimon-Peres-Prize 2018 was awarded on October 10 by Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas to two German-Israeli collaborations – the music project Caravan Orchestra and the film incubator Out of Place. The ceremony took place in the Rotes Rathaus (city hall) of Berlin and was attended by the Peres Family and 350 … Continue reading
2017 Award Ceremony
The Shimon-Peres-Prize was first awarded on October 10, 2017 by Federal Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel on the occasion of the first anniversary of the death of the former Israeli president. The jury had chosen two German-Israeli cooperation projects which had shown outstanding dedication to civil society in different … Continue reading