Prizes for all sections

Annaheim Mattille de la Fondation Marguerite

This prize was created by the Annaheim Foundation in 1996 – the new regulations came into effect in 2010. The Annaheim Foundation became the Marguerite Foundation. This prize is awarded to a high-level project of master devoted to bringing together life sciences and information technology (bioinformatics, bio-inspired systems).

Amount : CHF 1’000 / Marguerite Foundation Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

BG – Système et développement durable

This prize rewards a project of master making a significant contribution to the design of systems in the field of sustainable development. The project should include one of the 3 dimensions of sustainable development : environment, economy or society.

Amount : CHF 2’500 / BG Système et développement durable Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

Commune de Chavannes-près-Renens

This prize rewards a student who has made a marked favorable impression by his actions or personality (Bachelor or Master level).

Amount : CHF 500 / Commune of Chavannes-près-Renens Regulation
No registration (prize awarded by a jury composed of the directors of the sections)

État de Vaud

This prize rewards a project of master or a semester project with an original solution promoting rational use of energy (production problems, transformation, transportation, storage, logistics and the use of all energy sources.

Amount : CHF 1’000 /  Etat de Vaud Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

Grenier

This prize, created by Professor W. Grenier in 1995, rewards a project of master or a semester project that is particularly original in its presentation mode (illustrations made with constructions, multimedia documents, films, demonstrations and other achievements), excluding the architecture section.

Amount : CHF 1’000 / Grenier Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

IBM Research

This prize rewards either a project of master or a doctoral thesis, undertaken with the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, in order to promote excellent research in modelling and simulation in different fields of engineering and science (physics, chemistry, materials science, biology). The prize is awarded alternately to a project of master in odd years and a doctoral thesis in even years (more information on the Research Office webpage).

Amount : CHF 2’500 for a master project (or CHF 4’000 for a doctoral thesis) / IBM Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

IGSO – Association Ingénieurs Géomètres de Suisse Occidentale

This prize rewards a project of master on a new aspect of geomatics or similar.

Amount : CHF 1’000 / IGSO Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

Kudelski

This prize rewards a project of master having significantly contributed to the field of cryptography and information systems security, excluding the architecture section.

Amount: CHF 1’500 / Kudelski Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

Ville d’Ecublens

This prize rewards a project of master ora SHS project which has taken into account the potential benefits of a technical or architectural study of a region in its political, economic urban or socio-cultural aspects.

Amount : CHF 1’000 / Commune of Ecublens Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).

Zanelli

This prize rewards a project of master making a significant contribution to technology in the field of sustainable development. The project should include one of the 3 dimensions of sustainable development: environment, economy or society.

Amount: CHF 2’500 / Zanelli Regulation

There is a maximum of 2 applications per candidate.

To submit your application:

  • Go to your IS-Academia portal and select “Application for the Project of Master Prize” tab
  • Choose the prize(s) open for application
  • Upload your cover letter and your project of master report
  • As your teacher to send an email to sac-prix@epfl.ch with his or her signed letter of recommendation, attesting that the work corresponds to the rules of the prize. This letter must also mention the grade received at the oral exam and must reach us within the deadline.
  • Click “submit” to send your application, or “save” if you want to save your data but not immediately submit your application

These prizes are awarded after audition of the candidates by this jury (the date will be fixed by the jury and the candidates will be convened and attendance is mandatory for candidates).