The 2015 edition of the ICOHTEC Prize for Young Scholars, sponsored by Fundación Juanelo Turriano
, was awarded to Karena Kalmbach for her thesis entitled Meanings of a Disaster: The Contested 'Truth' about Chernobyl. British and French Chernobyl Debates and the Transnationality of Arguments and Actors
. The awards ceremony was held on the occasion of the 42nd ICOHTEC Symposium
(Tel Aviv, 2015). Ms Kalmbach had defended her thesis in September 2014 at the European University Institute at Florence.