Wilhelm Hartel Award

The award is given to scholars and scientists who work in Austria and honors outstanding lifetime achievements in research areas represented by the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

Nominations may be submitted by full members and corresponding members abroad of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

Direct applications are not accepted.

The award amounts to EUR 15.000,-.

Deadline for Submissions: March 31, 2017

Nomination documents:

  • CV and publication list of the nominee
  • selection of up to 3 publications of the nominee (PDF-files)
  • Personal statement by the nominator - please address the following aspects, in particular:
    - nominee's international reputation
    - description of the discoveries, recognised theories or insights that he or she has achieved as well as their impact on the field
    - assessment of his/her publication activity

Please send all documents by email to application@oeaw.ac.at
and two print versions (only one print version of the publications) by regular mail to the following address:

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Fellowships and Awards
Postgasse 7-9
1010 Wien

Contact: barbara.haberl@oeaw.ac.at