Network for Transdisciplinary Research
The swiss-academies award for transdisciplinary research (td-award) is given every other year in recognition of outstanding transdisciplinary work according to the criteria developed and published by the td-net.
Thanks to the Mercator Foundation Switzerland we can offer the td-award another two times. The application for the td-award 2015 is open until February 26, 2015.
You may find all relevant documents here.
The last td-award was given in 2013. See "Awarded projects" for details.
The td-award will be given for excellence in 3 categories:
Deadlines / timetable
Publication on the td-award 2013:
Zinsstag J, Perrig-Chiello P, Paulsen T, Truffer B 2014. Best Practice in Transdisciplinary Research – Swiss «td-award» Winners 2013. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 253-255. [link]