Are you in this year's Matura class and would like to submit your pre-academic/scientific paper (VWA) to a JKU-supported competition?
Send us your pre-academic/scientific paper for review and evaluation by a faculty member at the JKU and you could win up to € 600!
Together with the Kaiserschild Foundation, the JKU is proud to present the annual Dr. Hans Riegel Awards presented to the three top pre-academic/scientific papers submitted by students in the Matura class at a general secondary school (AHS) in Upper Austria in the subject areas of mathematics, chemistry (including polymer engineering ), physics, computer sciences, or biology.
To enter the competition, send us your
- pre-academic/scientific paper 1x hard copy AND 1x digital copy (sent online)
- together with the information sheet
- a statement issued by your supervising teacher
- and the signed terms & conditions information sheet
- Send online submissions by using the submission button: see the Info Box
Send your paper to us once by regular postal services and once online. Mail your paper using the address in the Info Box. The Info Box also contains the button to submit your paper and the forms online.
Please note that the current submission deadline of April 25, 2022, has already passed. We will accept submissions for the 2022/2023 academic year beginning in the spring of 2023.
Download the required forms here: