Awards

Alfried Krupp Award for young college teachers
Award of the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation for young college teachers (up to 38 years) from the fields of science and engineering. The award is offered each year in October; the deadline for candidate proposals is the end of February of the following year.


Bertha Benz Award of the Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz Foundation
For female engineers who passed their graduation with magna or summa cum laude. Application on the suggestion of universities and research institutes.


German Award for Student Research of the Körber Foundation
For graduated students of all scientific fields having graduated with magna or summa cum laude. The German Award for Student Research is offered each year and it is intended for all graduates of one age group. The deadline for applications is always March 1st of the next year.


Women MINT Award
Für herausragende Abschlussarbeiten in MINT-Fächern. Sowohl Bachelor- und Masterthesen, als auch Diplom-, Magister- und Examensarbeiten können eingereicht werden. 2015 werden Arbeiten aus den Bereichen Netze der Zukunft, Industrie 4.0, Cyber Security, Automotive Technologies und Digital Universe prämiert. Die Themengebiete werden jedes Jahr durch den Fördermittelgeber, die deutsche Telekom, neu festgelegt.


Gerda Henkel Award
For scientists who have achieved outstanding research results in one of the historical humanities subjects promoted by the foundation. Candidates can be proposed by universities and by renowned cultural and scientific institutions. The award is granted every second year.


Hertha Sponer Award
The Hertha Sponer Award is granted each year to a young female scientist for outstanding scientific achievements in the field of physics. The deadline for applications is June 16 of each year.


Helene Lange Award
Für erfolgreiche Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen in MINT-Fächern, für herausragende Leistungen in Forschung und Lehre. Bewerben können sich Wissenschaftlerinnen in der Post-Doc Phase, die noch nicht auf eine ordentliche Professur berufen wurden.


L'Oréal-UNESCO Award "For Women in Science"
Each year five L’Oréal-UNESCO Awards are granted to internationally leading female researchers. Each year the scientific discipline of the awarded female researchers changes (life sciences and material sciences).


Maria Gräfin von Linden Award of the Association of Female Scientists from Baden-Württemberg (VBWW)
With this award research results and didactic skills of particularly qualified female scientists are awarded. Women of all scientific disciplines may submit an application; the project they present must consider gender aspects.


Südwestmetall Award
For particularly outstanding scientific works that are of importance for the world of industrial labour and/or for its socio-political framework conditions. The faculties range from business management and economics to engineering, business mathematics, information science and law.


Scientific Awards of the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG))
Nine different awards to award outstanding research achievements.