- 1999: Prize for young scientists awarded by the Royal Norwegian Academy for Sciences and Letters
- 2005: 28th annual W. Alden Spencer Award (College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University)
- 2006: 14th Betty and David Koetser Award for Brain Research (University of Zürich)
- 2006: 10th Prix "Liliane Bettencourt pour les Sciences du Vivant" 2006 (Fondation Bettencourt, Paris)
- 2008: 30th Eric K. Fernström’s Great Nordic Prize (Fernström Foundation, University of Lund)
- 2011: Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine
- 2011: Anders Jahre Award (with Edvard Moser)
- 2012: Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize (with Edvard Moser)
- 2013: Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize (with Edvard Moser and John O'Keefe)
- 2014: Karl Spencer Lashley Award (with Edvard Moser)
- 2014: Körber European Science Prize
- 2014: Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (with Edvard Moser and John O'Keefe)
- "The Anders Jahre Senior Medical Prize". 27 Mart 2020 tarihinde kaynağından arşivlendi. Erişim tarihi: 18 Kasım 2015.
- 13th Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize Recipients 2 Aralık 2013 tarihinde Wayback Machine sitesinde arşivlendi. UNC Neuroscience Center. Retrieved 23 September 2013
- "Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize 2013". 9 Temmuz 2018 tarihinde kaynağından arşivlendi. Erişim tarihi: 18 Kasım 2015.
- Award Ceremonies 13 Kasım 2015 tarihinde Wayback Machine sitesinde arşivlendi. Amphilsoc.org. Retrieved 21 March 2014