Sponsorship Award for the Advancement of Science, granted by the City of Vienna Environmental Protection Department (MA 22) and Special Award "Water"

German version

The submission for 2018 will presumably start at the end of May.

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The Municipal Department for Environmental Protection (MA 22) of the Vienna City Administration has granted a sponsorship award for scientific work in the field of environmental protection in autumn 2017 for the twentieth time already.

The award is exclusively granted to young persons for academic research papers like diploma theses or doctoral theses (dissertations). The papers are on environmental topics of interest and relevance to environmental protection in Vienna or the Vienna region.

A special award in the field of "water" has again been sponsored in cooperation with the Vienna Waterworks (MA 31).

The jury will award up to 700 Euro each for the best papers. The diplomas and award money had been presented to the winners during a formal evening ceremony.

Award winning papers (in German)

Info folder

An information sheet on the Sponsorship Award (in German) is available for download: 7 MB PDF


  • Margit Peter
  • Vienna Environmental Protection Department (MA 22)
  • Phone: +43 1 4000-73421
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