(Anniversary Fund of the City of Vienna for the OeAW)
The Best Publication Award rewards the best scholarly work - either a monograph or an original article - published or accepted for publication by a publishing house or peer-reviewed journal two years before the submission deadline.
In even years monographs and in odd years original articles are accepted for submission.
In 2020 monographs are accepted for submission published or accepted for publication by a publishing house two years before the submission deadline.
Submission is open to researchers aged no older than 50 who worked at a research institution within the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences at the OeAW when they conducted the study.
You can nominate someone for the award or put yourself forward.
The prize is awarded by the board of trustees of the Anniversary Fund of the City of Vienna for the OeAW at the recommendation of an awards committee put together by Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences.
- Tabular CV including a list out publication
- Abstract of the work submitted (1 page max.)
- In the case of works with several authors:
- - description of the extent of the applicant's contribution
- AND written consent from the co-author
- A copy of the monograph
ONLINE FORM (will be open again for the next call in 2020)
The completed documents are to be uploaded via the online form and sent by post.
Fill in the online form and upload the documents as a total of 2 PDF files.
It is not necessary to supply signatures in the electronic versions. Protected files will not be accepted.
The individual files may not exceed 3 MB. The files are to be given the following names:
Application_Surname.pdf (i.e. application documents)
Publication1_Surname.pdf (i.e. monograph)
Please send this documentation in hard copy by post to the following address:
Department of Fellowships and Awards
Austrian Academy of Sciences
Vordere Zollamtsstraße 3