This award recognises those persons or institutions who, with their work, have contributed to the human and social development of their community in economic, politic, environmental, cultural or other terms, and whose actions have been guided by the values of equality, justice, rigour and excellence that are inspired by the University of Lleida.
ALFONS DE BORJA
The award is named after Alfons de Borja, who was elected Pope as Callitxius III in 1455. He is one of the most distinguished graduates and profesors of the University of Lleida.
Studies and career at the University of Lleida - Estudi General de Lleida (1409 -1423):
- Student of Law and Theology
In 1424 he resigned his position at the University and dedicated his service to the Aragonese king.