German Democratic Republic: Distinguished Scientist of the Nation

Ehrentitel Hervorragender Wissenschaftler des Volkes

Ribbon: Horizontal stripes of black, red and yellow.

Instituted: 8 November 1951.
Discontinued: 1989.

Awarded: For excellent services to the advancement of science in the service of peace by citizens and foreigners. Originally awarded in gold, the medal was gold-plated after 1972.

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