SwissMAP and G-Research invite nominations and applications for the first SwissMAP Junior Researcher Prize.

Up to three prizes will be awarded once a year to PhD students or Postdoctoral researchers for important scientific achievements in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, supported by G-Research.



The call is open to all PhD and postdoctoral researchers in mathematics and theoretical physics enrolled in a Swiss institution at the time of application.

Postdoctoral researchers should submit their applications maximum five years after completing their PhD.


Nominations & applications for the prize

We welcome self-nominations as well as nominations by PhD advisors and postdoctoral mentors.

Applications will be reviewed by a panel of mathematical and theoretical physicists. Deadline for nominations & applications : September 30, 2024.

Nominations should be sent by email at and consist of:


Prize(s) will be awarded during the traditional SwissMAP Winter School in January 2025 at the SwissMAP Research Station in Les Diablerets.

In case of application, please note that the company G-Research will gain access to your name and contact details.