Information about the Foundation
Bienne, August 23rd 2022
Scientific award ceremony 2022
for Dr. Aleksandrs Leitis at OMEGA
Lausanne, October 1st 2022
Student award ceremony 2022
for M. Matthieu Gevers at EPFL
The Fondation du Prix Omega was set up on February 4th, 1949 by Fabrique d'horlogerie Omega SA, Louis Brandt & Frères SA, in Bienne, to celebrate the centenary of Omega (1848–1948).
Every year its board awards a Scientific prize and several Student prizes in the fields of micro-engineering, micro- and nanotechnology, solid-state physics and electronics, as well as chronometry. These domains comprise microelectronics, optoelectronics, sensors and similar peripherals, as well as materials and micromechanics.
Each prize in cash is accompanied by an Omega watch.Read the participation rules (French version only)
The application procedures are explained respectively under the Scientific Prize and Student Prize sections.