Wittgenstein Price

Prize: Award or HonorExcellence Award


The most highly valued and most prestigious science award in Austria. Austrian science award supporting the notion that "scientists should be guaranteed the greatest possible freedom and flexibility in the performance of their research." It is the most highly endowed science award of Austria, money that is tied to research activities within the five years following the award. The Wittgenstein-Preis is named after the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganizationsAustrian Science Fund