Master theses in the marine field that have been approved between July 1st 2019 and June 30th 2020 are eligible for nomination for the 2020 Dyrssen award. The project must be within a marine science discipline and examined at a Swedish university. The two best theses receive a cash prize and are invited to speak at the Marine Science Conference. Cash prizes are 10.000 SEK for first prize and 5.000 SEK for second prize.
The Dyrssen award is managed by the SHF. The award honors David Dyrssen (1922 - 2011), emeritus professor of analytical chemistry at the University of Gothenburg. As one of the founding members of the SHF, he spent his career being an active proponent for the promotion of trans-disciplinary research for the marine sciences.
We accept nominations for the 2020 Dyrssen award until August 21st. For information about nominations to the Dyrssen award please contact dyrssen(at)shf.se.