Lore-Agnes Award

Every two years, this 15,000 euros award is presented to excellent, innovative projects on gender equality by the university’s rectorate. Its aim is to make these equal opportunities projects visible and financially support them. The award has been named after Lore Agnes (born June 4, 1876 in Bochum), social-democratic politician and women’s rights activist.

Award winners 2015

In 2015, the career event "CrossING", which gives female master graduates a concrete support in their transition from studies in science and industry, received the Lore-Agnes Award.