The S&R Foundation’s Kuno Award for Applied Science for the Social Good is an annual award of financial support designed for social innovators using scientific research and principles to address a 21st Century problem. As part of S&R Foundation’s mission to support talented individuals with great potential and high aspirations in the sciences and social entrepreneurship, with a special emphasis on enduring social benefits, the Award is designed to support the translation of scientific research into a practical and real-world solution. The award supports those aiming to achieve measurable social impact. The Kuno Award awardee is provided $100,000 in funding. Award recipients are visionaries with deep domain expertise in fields relating to the specific 21st century challenges addressed by their project or venture, which may become a for-profit business or non-profit organization, part of an academic institution etc.