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Finance Award

The Finance Award is organized by the Institute of Finance at the University of Liechtenstein and is awarded for theses distinguished by their outstanding scientific and practical achievements.

The competition is open to students and graduates of the Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes at the University of Liechtenstein, whose theses has been rated at least "good" (5.0). With this competition, the Institute of Finance at the University of Liechtenstein encourages students to achieve outstanding scientific and practice-oriented performances.

Criteria for the Finance Award:

  • Scientific achievement
  • Relevance to the financial market
  • Timeliness and innovation potential


Application process 2019

Please, submit your application with the following documents by E-Mail to banking@uni.li, Subject "Finance Award", Deadline for submission: Tuesday, 10 September 2019:

The completed and signed application form together with the following enclosures:
1. Electronic version of your thesis (PDF)
2. Motivation & reason for choice of topic (max. 100 words, DOCX)
3. Summary of your thesis (max. 450 words, DOCX):
     research question, methodology, results and practical relevance
4. Personal findings during the thesis process (max. 100 words, DOCX)
5. Picture (good quality, maximum size of 1 MB)

From all applications received, 4 - 6 theses will become nominated for the Finance Award.
In case of nomination you have to deliver the document "Summary of your thesis" in German Language within 1 week.

Chair in Business Administration, Banking and Financial Management
Prof. Dr. Marco Menichetti
Assistant: Anna-Maria Cornal, Tel. +423 265 13 49, banking@uni.li




Finance Award 2019Award ceremony

28.11.2019 17:30 - 19:00

The Institute for Finance rewards outstanding academic and practice-related achievements in the field of banking and finance while completing a bachelor or master thesis.