BRIESE Award for Marine Research - Submission deaadline October 31, 2021

Since 2010 the shipping company Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG (Leer, Germany), together with the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW), grants the „BRIESE-Award for Marine Science”.

This annual award honors exceptional doctoral theses in marine science. The results of the submitted dissertations should have been achieved to a great extent by the use of research vessels, or should relate to the development of technologies and/or data acquisition at sea. Primary criterions for the award are the outstanding results of the dissertation and their importance for the marine science. The award is endowed with price money of 5000 €.

Application is open to scientists who graduated within the last 2 years from a German university with grades of very good (magna cum laude) or with honors (summa cum laude). The call is open to all disciplines of marine science including marine technology.

The application deadline is October 31, 2019

Please send the application to:
Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde
Reference: Briese-Preis
Seestraße 15
18119 Rostock-Warnemünde

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