Prix de Quervain
The "Prix de Quervain" for Polar and High Altitude Research is attributed to young scientists for outstanding achievements in their MA or PhD thesis or other research projects. The "Prix de Quervain" is announced annually, and funded by the Swiss Committee on Polar and High Altitude Research SKPH and the Commission for the Research Station on Jungfraujoch SKJ as well as the Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research SFAR. In 2017, the call is open for research conducted in, or concerning high altitude regions.
At the occasion of the "Prix de Quervain", a symposium featuring renowned speakers takes place every autumn. The author of the awarded MA or PhD thesis or research project will be given the occasion to present his or her research results during this event to an interdisciplinary public.
The announcement letter featuring the details concerning the participation and the inscription form are available in German and French.
- Ausschreibung Prix de Quervain 2017
- Mise au concours Prix de Quervain 2017