The Bernese Award for Environmental Research, granted every two years, aims to promote disciplinary and interdisciplinary research in environmental sciences and sustainability at the University of Bern. Recipients are recognized for outstanding scientific research that makes a relevant contribution to society, or lays the foundations for a better understanding of environmental and sustainability problems and their solutions, as well as impulses for practice.
Award Celebration 2019/2020
The Bernese Award for Environmental Research was granted for the 12th time on 5 March 2020. At the ceremony, laureates Clau Dermont and Michael Scheurer were honoured by the University of Bern and the co-sponsors of the award, CSL Behring AG and Energie Wasser Bern.