The dean of the department declared that of all the candidates Manuel Scheidegger has the most compelling profile. The 28-year-old student who has studied at several domestic and foreign universities and is currently enrolled in a master's degree program in philosophy at Freie Universität, has been very committed to cultural and intercultural projects, has already published several scholarly papers, and has already been awarded numerous research prizes including a Recognition Award of the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research for the theater project "Ludus globi." In addition, Manuel Scheidegger is involved in the social sector.
Venue of the Award Ceremony:
Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 6–8 p.m.
Building Complex Habelschwerdter Allee 145, Lecture Hall 1a, 14195 Berlin