Student Award 2018: Submissions open

If you are a masters or PhD student who is close to completing or has recently completed their thesis, consider submitting it for the SAEE Student Award.


The total prize pot is 5000 CHF, distributed amongst the winners. The main winner will have the opportunity of attending the IAEE European Energy Conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia, August 25-28, 2019 with all costs covered. The winners are selected from a committee comprising of academics & industry experts.

Submission conditions:

  • The award is open to all students of ETHZ/EPFL, Swiss Universities and Universities of Applied Sciences (MA and PhD level).
  • Award winners are required to be SAEE members at the time of submitting the Thesis.
  • The submission should include an e xtended summary of around 5 pages (plus bibliography). For PhD students, the Abstract should focus on one paper of the Dissertation.
  • Please send PDF files to

Questions? Email the Student Chapter representatives at saeeworkshop [at]

Submission deadline: October 31, 2018

Past Student Awards

Student Award 2017

Student Award 2016

Student Award 2015

Student Award 2014

Student Award 2013

Student Award 2012

Student Award 2011

Student Award 2010

Student Award 2009

Student Award 2008