The Franz Weninger Award is granted at the annualConference on European Economic Integration (CEEI) of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB). The OeNB confers this award every year for outstanding master’s and doctoral theses in the field of monetary theory and monetary policy in commemoration of the late head of theEconomic Analysis Divisionof the OeNB. The Governing Board of the OeNB bestows the Franz Weninger Award on recommendation of a panel of experts.
Three one-time prizes of EUR 3,000 each may be conferred for such theses every year. The theses shall be approved by an Austrian university. Approval shall be from the academic year (October 1, 2011 – September 30, 2012) immediately preceding the submission date.The master’s or doctoral thesis submitted shall be postmarked September 17, 2012, at the latest, must bear the reference "Franz-Weninger-Stipendium/Franz Weninger Award" and sent to Oesterreichischen Nationalbank, Otto-Wagner-Platz 3, A-1090 Vienna, Austria. For further details please go toConditions for Participation (you can also the order these conditions via telephone or e-mail).