Awards, prizes, contests

Best degree, outstanding research work, innovation competition - at the TUM School of Life Sciences we live the proud tradition of promoting young talent.

This includes honoring our young talents - the pioneers for a sustainable and liveable future, the TUM junior scientists and researchers. A heartfelt thank you to our sponsors and partners, to the participating foundations and associations for their commitment and cooperation in the field of promoting young talent!

Prize of the mayor of the city of freising

The winners of the best master theses 2020
The authors of the best Master's theses of the academic year 2019/2020 were honored by Mayor Tobias Eschenbacher (from left to right, top: Franziska Baumann, Marie-Louise Kowollik, Deborah Kracheletz, bottom: Benjamin Franklin Meyer, Fabian Sauter, Clara Wagner).

Prizewinners in the field of biosciences

iGEM Competition
The TUM and LMU Munich Team 2016 together with Prof. Dr. Arne Skerra from the Department of Biological Chemistry.

Competition winners in the field of brewing and food technology

Innovation competition for beverages and food

Award winners in the field of forest science and resource management

Rüdiger Recknagel, Managing Director of Audi Stiftung für Umwelt GmbH, (center) congratulates Astrid Manciu (right), one of the two 2021 SRM Award winners. Also pictured is the winner of the 2021 Thurn und Taxis Award for Forestry Science, Dr. Simon Thorn of the University of Würzburg (photo: Audi AG).

Award winners in the field of landscape architecture and landscape planning

In 2020, Xiaozhen Li was awarded the bdla Young Talent Award for her master's thesis "BREAKING THE ISLAND. Application of Structuralism to the Example of the Former Oil Port in Karlskrona, Sweden". (Image: Xiaozhen Li)