At its second (172nd) regular session, held on 25 February 2011, following the proposals of the Academy Departments involved in nominating members of the Academy Awards Committee, the Presidency of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts appointed Alica Wertheimer Baletić, F.C.A., Chairman of the Awards Committee, her mandate lasting four years as of the day of nomination. The following members of the Awards Committee were appointed: Koraljka Kos, F.C.A., Anica Nazor, F.C.A., Marko Tadić, F.C.A., Slavko Matić, F.C.A., Marko Šarić, F.C.A., Zvonimir Mrkonjić, F.C.A., Boris Magaš, F.C.A., and Božo Udovičić, F.C.A.
of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
At its sessions held on 15 April 1993 and 29 June 1993, the Assembly of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts brought the Decision on the Establishment and Presenting of the Croatian Academy Awards for the highest scientific and artistic achievements. The Book of Rules on the Procedure of Presenting the Awards of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts was also draftet then, and on 20 December 2010, the Amendments to the said Book of Rules were added.
The procedure of presenting the Awards initiates the Awards Committee of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts by annual tender inviting in October. The tender includes nomination criteria and procedure, and the deadline for submitting the nominations. The Awards are presented annually, on 29 April, on the occasion of celebrating the Academy Day, and include a plakete i povelje.
Chairman of the Awards Committee of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts: Alica Wertheimer-Baletić, F.C.A.
Committee Secretariat: Alenka Smrečki, LLB