The prize, sponsored by the Rosa Laura and Hartmut Wekerle Foundation, carries a prize money of 1,500 EUR.
It is awarded to doctoral students and junior postdocs (up to 4 years after completion of their thesis) for their achievements in the field of neuroimmunology. Research must have been carried out in a German-speaking country. Self-nomination and nomination by others is possible. All documents must be submitted in English. The applicant must be member of the DGfI at the time of application.
More info about the application process and required documents can be found here.