Now in its fifth year, the Lush Prize has awarded £1.2 million in prizes, aiming to bring forward the day when safety testing takes place without the use of animals.
After a record number of nominations, 55 projects and scientists from 21 countries were shortlisted for 2016.
Judging took place in September and the winners will be announced at a prize ceremony in November.
For 2016 we are increasing the Young Researcher prize fund to £150,000, awarding 15 winners in Asia, the Americas and the Rest of the World.
The total prize fund for 2016 is £350,000.
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