The Awards

The Jung Foundation awards three prizes every year with a total endowment of € 540,000 thus supporting outstanding researchers and their projects:

The Ernst Jung Career Advancement Award for Medical Research enables top medical specialists working abroad to continue their research in Germany. Medical professionals who meet the requirements can apply for this award here

The Ernst Jung Prize for Medicine is dedicated to persons and projects which give hope for new approaches to treatment.

The Ernst Jung Gold Medal for Medicine honours contributions to medical progress which have largely already been completed.

The candidates for the Ernst Jung Prize for Medicine and for the Ernst Jung Medal for Medicine in Gold are nominated, an independent application is not possible. You can find our portrait gallery of laureates here.

Ernst Jung Prize for Medicine

Ernst Jung Gold Medal for Medicine

Ernst Jung Career Advancement Award for Medical Research