German Immunology Award - Deutscher Immunologie-Preis

We proudly announce that the German Immunology Awards 2020 and 2022 will be awarded during this meeting. We welcome you to join us for the award ceremony during the President’s Symposium on Wednesday, Sept 7, 17:15 – 19:15, and hear the awardees present their exciting research.

Deutscher Immunologie-Preis 2020


Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Boehm

Deutscher Immunologie-Preis 2022


Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Özlem Türeci


Prof. Dr. Katalin Karikó


Prof. Dr. med. Uğur Şahin

DGfI Thesis Prizes and Early-Career Awards

To promote scientific excellence among our young members, the DGfI will honor 5 outstanding young scientists this year. The winners were selected from many applications in a very competitive selection process.

They will be announced during the President’s Symposium on Wednesday, Sept 7, 17:15 – 19:15. Of course, they will also have the opportunity to present their award-winning research.

These prizes will be awarded:

Otto-Westphal Thesis Prize

Fritz-und-Ursula-Melchers Postdoctoral Prize

Herbert-Fischer Prize for Neuroimmunology

Werner-Müller Prize

Georges-Köhler Prize