You can apply for the SIAF Award 2022 with a completed thesis at the Faculty of Law of the University of Zurich or the Center for Law and Economics at ETH Zurich. Papers may be submitted that were completed no more than three years ago.

The Regulations of 15 March 2010 apply. Subject to change.


1 April until 30 June 2022


Send us the following documents as PDF files by e-mail to:

If your doctoral thesis is too large to be sent by e-mail, send us the PDF file of the thesis on CD or DVD and the rest of the documents by e-mail.

The printed and digital versions of the thesis must be identical.

  • Doctoral thesis
  • short CV (max. 2 pages A4)
  • Copy of the doctoral certificate
  • Expert opinions on work

Award ceremony

The winner of the SIAF Award will be notified personally in the fall of 2022. The award ceremony will take place during a SIAF lecture.