GSCL doctoral thesis award in memory of Wolfgang Hoeppner


The GSCL is to award a prize for an excellent doctoral thesis in the field of language technology respectively computational linguistics once every two years, the thesis must be submitted in one of the disciplines or its areas. Candidates should already have defended their work (viva voce). On submission to this first round of applications for the award, less than 36 months should have passed since viva voca. Prior nomination for other awards is permitted. Thesis from all German-speaking countries are acceptable (Austria, Germany and Switzerland) as well as from any other country, as long as they are focused on the German language.

Successful candidates will be awarded € 1000.

Submission deadline for 2014: April 30, 2014, 23:59 CEST. Theses must be submitted in electronic format (PDF files).

Please refer to the award page on the GSCL website for further details and submission procedures