Friedrich Schiedel Prize for Politics & Technology

The Friedrich Schiedel Prize for Politics & Technology is presented by the TUM and the Friedrich Schiedel-Stiftung to outstanding individuals who contribute to inter- and transdisciplinary projects linking politics and technology.

The prize is endowed with 30.000 Euros and enables a guest stay at the TUM School of Governance. The Friedrich Schiedel-Stiftung honors entrepreneur and philanthropist Friedrich Schiedel (1913–2001). It supports both social and scientific causes. Friedrich Schiedel was one of TUM's Honorary Senators.

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The award winners


In brackets: Year in which the award was received

The information provided on each of the laureates was up to date at the time the award was received.


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