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City of Dresden Science Award
Who can apply?
Applications are open to natural persons who, as the authors of a scientific thesis, have successfully completed a
- PhD or
- Post-doctoral professorship
course at one of Dresden’s universities or the State Study Academy (Staatliche Studienakademie) run by the Saxon Vocational Academy (Berufsakademie Sachsen).
The science award is conferred by the City of Dresden in the form of a monetary prize worth a total of 30,000 Euros, split into individual prizes. DRESDEN EXCELLENCE AWARDS for outstanding theses by Dresden students are granted annually for each academic degree, i.e. one award each for
- an outstanding Bachelor’s thesis (worth EUR 3,000)
- an outstanding Masters/Diplom thesis (worth EUR 6,000)
- an outstanding PhD (worth EUR 9,000), and
- an outstanding post-doctoral professorship (worth EUR 12,000).
The award is presented directly to the recipient in accordance with the prize-giving proceedings, the prize stated, and the applicant’s personal details. Claims cannot be assigned to third parties.
Your application for the DRESDEN EXCELLENCE AWARD
The official prize-giving ceremony is due to be held on Saturday, 9th March 2019. Applicants are asked to keep this day free to personally attend the ceremony. Prize winners may bring a small number of additional guests.