Strating Prize

The Strating prize is awarded each year to the best written colloquium within the Stratingh Institute.

This award is named after Prof. Dr. Jan Strating (1907 – 1988) and it was established in 1996 by Prof. Albert van Leusen and supported by the Backer Foundation. The winner is awarded € 300 and lunch is organized with all nominees, the selection committee and the board members of the Backer foundation.

The selection criteria are based on the thesis scientific level, critical analysis, readability, layout and quality of illustrations.

Award winners of previous years

2015 – Ramon van der Vlag

2014 –  Mickel Hansen

2013 –  Antonio Rizza

2012 –  Arjan Geersing

2011 – Jeffrey Buter

2010 – Jos Kistemaker

2009 – Jens Oelerich

2008 – Jort Robertus

2006, 2007 – Hennie Valkenier-van Dijk

2005 – Erica Jellema

2004 – Edwin van der Eide

2003 – Geert-Jan Meppelder

2002 – Richard Jagt

2001 – Rienk Eelkema

2000 – Matthijs ter Wiel

1999 – Jessica Kroeze

1998 – Ferdinand Grozema

1997 – Niek Buurma

1996 – Reinskje Talhout