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Call for application: Women in Environmental Technology in Austria (ÖGUT-Umweltpreis 2021)


On the pulse of innovation and sustainability: Call for application

For the 35th time, the Austrian Society for Environment and Technology (ÖGUT) is awarding the ÖGUT Environmental Prize. From research projects to business models, from the Grätzl initiative to international corporations – they are looking for technological and social innovations that reduce energy and resource consumption and contribute to social sustainability. The ÖGUT Environmental Award offers the nominees and award winners the opportunity to present themselves to a broad public, to network and to find possible cooperation partners. The total prize money is EUR 27,000.

One of the award categories is Women in Environmental Technology (Sponsor: the Austrian Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology). The ÖGUT Environmental Award for “Women in Environmental Technology” is awarded to female experts in the field of applied environmental research and technology development in Austria who demonstrate their competence and make a career in a difficult environment.

Prize money: 5,000 EUR

The submission deadline: 31 January 2022

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