• Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: from the left Prof. Dr. Ulrike Grote, Eva-Marie Meemken, Elsa Matthus, Dorothee Bühler
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Award winner Elsa Matthus
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Award winner Eva-Marie Meemken
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Award winner Dorothee Bühler
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Laudator Prof. Dr. Ulrike Grote
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Elsa Matthus
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Eva-Marie Meemken
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2014: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Dorothee Bühler
  • AWARD WINNER 2014

    Elsa Matthus
    University of Bonn, 2014
    "Genome wide association study (GWAS) to identify genes associated with tolerance to iron toxicity in rice (Oryza sativa L.) – greenhouse experiment and field validation"
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    Eva-Marie Meemken
    University of Hohenheim, 2013
    “Adapting the Peruvian Agricultural Sector to Climate Change: Policy Processes and the Perspective of Small-Scale Farmers in the Andes”
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    Dorothee Bühler
    Goethe University of Frankfurt, 2013
    “Child labor and reduction in education – Coping mechanisms for income shocks”
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    The prize was awarded on September 17, 2014, on the Tropentag at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague. The award winners received Euro 2,500 each for their master thesis, which is a recognizable contribution to the improvement of the nutritional situation in developing countries.