• Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: from the left Waltraud Ruthenberg, Otto Ruthenberg, Florian Conrad Stintzing, Dr. Hermann Eiselen, Mirjam Steglich
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: Award winners Florian Conrad Stintzing and Mirjam Steglich
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: Certificate handed over by Dr. H. Eiselen to award winner Florian Conrad Stintzing
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: Certificate handed over by Dr. H. Eiselen to award winner Mirjam Steglich
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: from the left Member of Jury Prof. Dr. C. Bonte-Friedheim, Dr. Hermann Eiselen, Florian Conrad Stintzing, Mirjam Steglich, Member of Jury Prof. Dr. J. Sauerborn
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 1999: from the left Waltraud Ruthenberg, Otto Ruthenberg, Florian Conrad Stintzing, Dr. Hermann Eiselen, Mirjam Steglich

AWARD WINNER 1999

Florian Conrad Stintzing
University of Hohenheim, 1999
"Partialanalyse und Analytik von Betaxanthinen und Untersuchungen zum Vorkommen von Betalainen in Früchten von Opuntia ficus-indica (Partial Analysis and Analysis of Betaxanthines and Investigations on the Presence of Betalaines in Fruits of Opuntia ficus-indica)"
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Mirjam Steglich
Humboldt-University of Berlin, 1999
"Smallholder Dairy Intensification in the Ethiopian Highlands: Consequences for Intra-household Resource Allocation and Distribution of Benefits - with Special Regards to Child Nutrition"
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The award was presented on October 14, 1999 at the Deutsche Tropentag at the Humboldt-University of Berlin by the Eiselen Foundation. The award winners received DM 5,000 each for their diploma thesis, which is a recognizable contribution to the improvement of the nutritional situation in developing countries.