EEX Excellence Award

In 2017, EEX will present the Excellence Award for the seventh time. This Award honors outstanding research papers that deal with current political, regulatory, technical or economic questions in the fields of energy and agricultural products as well as exchange trading of both. Moreover, the focus can also be on subjects of sustainability. The prerequisite is that the paper was completed in the second half of 2016 or will be completed in 2017.

The EEX Excellence Award includes for each winner a financial prize of EUR 1,000 and the opportunity to attend the EEX Exchange Trader Course free of charge. The award can be presented for up to five theses which are convincing on account of their creativity and offer new approaches to solutions, in addition to a profound discussion of the problem.

Documents to be submitted:

  • Curriculum vitae (at max. 2 pages)
  • Summary providing information on the subject, aim, methodology and results of the paper (at max. 5 pages)
  • Letter of recommendation of the responsible lecturer or academic supervisor substantiating the merit of this paper

Applications via e-mail to by 2017/10/01

  • Winners of the last years