Research prize "Tinnitus & Hearing"

The German Tinnitus and Hearing Foundation Charité furthers research on tinnitus and other hearing disorders. The Foundation supports scientific studies and international scientific communication by organising symposia and workshops. In 2019, the German Tinnitus and Hearing Foundation Charité for the first time awarded its research prize worth 10.000 euros, donated by Restrukturierungspartner jwt GmbH & Co. KG.

The prize will be awarded again in 2020. It will honour outstanding achievements in the field of cause research, early detection and therapy of tinnitus and hearing damage. Habilitations (post-doctorale thesis), published excellent scientific papers (both not older than two years) or presentations of planned research projects can be submitted. Futher information will follow soon.

The application deadline is 15th September 2020.

The submitted papers will be reviewed and evaluated by the Foundation's Scientific Advisory Board. The award winner will be presented at the 22nd Tinnitus Symposium, organized by the Tinnitus Center Charité and the German Tinnitus and Hearing Foundation Charité, on December 5, 2020 in Berlin.

Here you can find further information for applicants to download.

Review 2019:

The award went to to Dr. Christopher Cederroth, working at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm since 2012. He receives the prize for his translational work in the field of basic research on tinnitus and hearing loss.