The Foundation is presently soliciting nominations for the Micius Quantum Prize 2021 in the broadly defined field of quantum technologies, recognizing science advance ranging from early conceptual contributions to recent experimental breakthroughs. The nominations, if not selected this year, will be considered for the next three years and can be updated. To nominate candidates for this Prize, please email your nominations to The nominations should include the name and affiliation of the nominee, a statement of the importance of the contribution on the basis of which you are making the nomination and the principal literature citations. The nomination should be kept confidential to the nominees. All nominations received prior to May 30, 2021 will be considered.