• Applications for the Rainer Rudolph Prize 2020 are to be submitted by April 30, 2020 to fx.schmid@uni-bayreuth.de or info@rainer-rudolph-stiftung.de.
  • Awardees of the Rainer Rudolph Prizes 2019 were the junior scientists Sabine Studer and Markus Schmid who achieved excellent results during their PhD work. In 2019, the prizes were awarded on August 20th, in Zürich during the conference "Trends in Structural Biology".

  • The Rainer Rudolph Prizes 2018 were endowed on August 27th, 2018 in Halle during the conference "Faltertage" (=Protein Folding Days). Junior scientists Franziska Heydenreich, Dominik Schumacher und David Niquille were awarded for their excellent results obtained during their PhD experimental work.

  • The 6th "Halle Conference on Recombinant Proteins" was held on March 8th - 9th, 2018 in Halle. More infomation on the conference can be retrieved via: http://www.biochemtech.uni-halle.de/halle_conference.


In 2015, the Rainer Rudolph Prizes were awarded to following young scientists:

Dr. Edgar Erik Bozcek (TU Munich) "The maturation of Src kinase by the molecular chaperone Hsp90 and its kinase specific cochaperone Cdc37"

Dr. Natascha Cynthia Perera (LMU Munich) "Investigation of the biochemistry and function of neutrophil serine protease 4 (NSP4)"

Franziska Kappert (Goethe University Frankfurt aM) "Structural Characterization of FGFR Ligand Interaction by NMR Spectroscopy".

  • Awardees 2015

    Awardees 2015

    from left to right: Franziska Kappert, Edgar Erik Bozcek, Natascha Cynthia Perera

  • Award Ceremony 2015

    Award Ceremony 2015

    The awardees and Elisabeth Schwarz and Franz-Xaver Schmid (representatives of the Rainer Rudolph Foundation)