Every year the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) provides 1.000, - Euro within the framework of the DAAD Prize. The award is given to one international student studying at UdK Berlin each year.
This year, the Faculty of Performing Arts is awarding the DAAD Prize to actress Zainab Alsawah studying in her 4. year from Syria.
The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement and remarkable social or intercultural engagement. The candidates should be at the end of the Bachelor's degree program or in the Master's degree program, so that the achievement and involvements are already prominent; but it can also be awarede to recently graduates students and doctoral candidates. They may not be exchange students or students with a German university entrance qualification.
Last year, the Faculty of Music awarded the DAAD Prize to the canadian composer Thomas Nicholson.
The presentation of this year's award will take place in front of a large audience in the concert hall of the UdK Berlin as part of the welcome day for the first semester students on 17 October 2019.
Die Verleihung des diesjährigen Preises wird vor einem großen Publikum im Konzertsaal der UdK Berlin im Rahmen der Begrüßung der Erstsemester am 16. Oktober 2018 stattfinden.
|2019||College of Performing Arts||Zainab Alsawah (Syria)|
|2018||College of Music||Thomas Nicholson (Canada)|
|2017||College of Architecture, Media and Design||Megan Ashton (United Kingdom)|
|2016||College of Fine Art||Natali Ali (Syria)|
|2015||College of Performing Arts||Stelina Apostolopoulou (Greece)|
|2014||College of Music||Blaž Šparovec (Slowenia)|
|2013||College of Music||Przemysklaw Pujanek (Poland)|
|2012||College of Fine Art||Ayami Awazuhara (Japan)|
|2011||College of Performing Arts||Amélie Saadia (France)|
|2010||College of Music||Ji-Young Kang (South Korea)|
|2009||College of Architecture, Media and Design||Anastatassia Bichan (Belarus)|
|2008||College of Fine Art||Gabriel Rossell Santillan (Mexico)|
|2007||College of Performing Arts||Soeen Lee (South Korea)|
|2006||College of Music||David Santos (Portugal)|
|2005||College of Performing Arts||Daniel Urrai (Chile)|
|2004||College of Fine Art||Ali Kaaf (Algeria)|
|2003||College of Performing Arts||Hye-Jae Hwang (South Korea)|
|2002||College of Music||Sonja und Shanti Sungkono (Indonesia)|
|2001||College of Architecture, Media and Design||Eszter Kérdö (Hungary)|
|2000||College of Fine Art||Jianping He (China)|
|1999||College of Performing Arts||Amy Durica (USA)|
|1998||College of Fine Art||Larissa Kornejewa (Russia)|