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Quadrant Award 2015

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International award for scientific works in the field of engineering and high-performance plastics and composites  


Have you received your PhD after September 30, 2012? Would you like to enter your thesis in an International Award competition? Prizes of EUR 15 000 (1st) and EUR 5 000 (other finalists) await the winners.


For the 6th time, Quadrant is to confer an international award on January 30, 2015, for outstanding academic achievement in the field of

«Materials and processes related to engineering and high-performance plastics and composites»

The PhD theses submitted will be evaluated by an international jury of experts.

Theses submitted at a recognized university and accepted between October 1, 2012, and September 30, 2014, (date of certificate) may be entered for the «Quadrant Award 2015».

Suggest to your professor that your thesis be submitted and forward your application including the following documentary material to us by September 30, 2014:

  • (a) application form 
  • (b) one page summary of the doctoral thesis in English (format A4/Letter) and in addition maximum one page of figures, for further explanation of the work
  • (c) letter of recommendation from the professor supervising your thesis
  • (d) copy of the degree certificate you received for your thesis
  • (e) list of publications
  • (f) digital print of your most recognized publication in a scientific journal (please send only one)

Those applicants who are nominated by the jury for the shortlist will be invited to the awards presentation ceremony, prior to which they will have an opportunity to present their work. The presentation ceremony will take place at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland, on Friday, January 30, 2015. Quadrant will meet the cost of travel, board and lodging.

Only those applications which we receive by September 30, 2014, will be considered. For your application, please use the application form under item (a) above and complete it with the Acrobat Reader. Furthermore, please e-mail your application with the aforementioned documentation to: award(at) Legal recourse is excluded.

Refer to the poster for further information.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Quadrant AG
Talstrasse 70, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland
Phone +41 (0)44 213 66 66, Fax +41 (0)44 213 66 99, award(at)

The Quadrant Award 2013 designed by distinguished Swiss artist Beat Zoderer.

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