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Lions Sponsorship 2022

Applications for this year's Lions Club Vienna St. Stephan Award can be submitted until 31 March 2022. The award, which is endowed with 4,000 euros, is aimed at doctoral students at TU Wien.

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The funding serves the support for necessary expenses within the scope of the PhD study – in particular for study trips abroad, for the participation in national and international scientific congresses and for scientific publications.

The payment to the Prize Winner is carried out by the TU Wien Research Centre Energy and Environment against proof of the appropriate and tender-conform expenditures.


  • inscription of a PhD study at TU Wien
  • excellent achievements during the study career (bachelor, master)
  • formulation of a thesis in the TUW research focal area energy and environment

Award of the Sponsorship

The submissions are examined by a jury with representatives of the Lions Club and the TU Wien. The Prize Winner will be announced in June, 2022.

Application and Contact

Applications can be submitted directly at


The submission documents have to contain:

  • A motivation letter (in particular need and demonstration of use of the subsidies, PhD Topic, supervisor, institute)
  • An abstract of maximum 2 pages with details about the scientific work with respect to the thesis (working title, statement of the personal methodical contribution and the new research aspects)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Confirmation of enrolment
  • University certificates
  • A detailed publication list (SCI/non SCI)

The deadline for submissions is 31 March 2022.