Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize

The Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize for Erasmus Students is awarded annually since 2007 to a Master degree candidate of a Coimbra Group University, in any academic discipline, who, having previously undertaken an Erasmus exchange with another Coimbra Group University has in the opinion of the selection committee best demonstrated the added value of that exchange to their Master degree work. The Prize awarded is of the value of € 5,000.

Previous winners

Katharina Wenderott, 2021
Maddalena Centanni, 2020
Janeli HARJUS, 2019
Arnab DUTTA, 2018 
Aura NIKKILÄ, 2017
Ting-jung CHEN, 2016 
Benjamin VAN SOLDT, 2015
Steven OTTERMAN, 2014 
Juho TERRIJÄRVI, 2013 
Julia TOTH-CZIFRA, 2012
Francesco LUBIAN, 2011 
Alessandro DE BORTOLLI, 2010
Markus DAVIDSEN, 2009 
Sofia LEMMETYINEN, 2008
Mila OIVA, 2007


More info on how to apply

Upcoming Activities

9 June 2022

16th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Padova

The next General Assembly of the Coimbra Group will take place at the beautiful premises of our member The University of Padova (Italy) from 7-10 June 2022. The event forms part of a larger programme of celebrations for the 800th anniversary of the university. The Award ceremony of the Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize will be held during the Gala Dinner to be held on Thursday 9 June in the evening at the renown Caffe Pedrocchi located just in front of the university headquarters.

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize

Past Activities

29 June 2021

15th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Zoom

The 2021 Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize for Erasmus students was officially awarded to Katharina Wenderott (University of Göttingen, Erasmus+ exchange at the University of Granada) during a virtual ceremony held in presence of the Duke of Arenberg on 29 June 2021.

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize Prizes

22 October 2020

14th Arenberg-Coimbra Prize Award, Zoom

The 2020 Laureate of the Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize is Ms Maddalena Centanni from Leiden University (The Netherlands). Centanni spent her six month Erasmus exchange at Uppsala Universiy in Sweden where she looked for ways to improve anti-cancer drug dosing.

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize Prizes

7 June 2019

13th Arenberg-Coimbra Prize Award, Krakow

The 2019 Laureate of the Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize is Ms Janeli Harjus from the University of Tartu (Estonia). Ms Janeli Harjus spent her 5-month Erasmus exchange at Aarhus University in Denmark. After graduating in June 2018 in Tartu, Ms Janeli Harjus’ thesis was awarded the best MA thesis in her programme in 2018.

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize Prizes

31 May 2018

12th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Salamanca

The 2018 Laureate of the Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize is Mr Arnab Dutta from the University of Göttingen (Germany).

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize Prizes

9 June 2017

11th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Edinburgh

The 2017 Laureate is Ms Aura Nikkilä from the University of Turku, who spent her Erasmus exchange period at the University of Granada.

read more >

Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize Prizes