Announcement of the DICO - Promotion Award 2023

Announcement of the DICO - Promotion Award 2023

The Scientific Advisory Board of the German Institute for Compliance - DICO e.V. honors outstanding doctoral achievements in the field of compliance research with the DICO Doctoral Award. The prize is awarded for excellent dissertations in German or English that have been accepted for doctoral studies at a university in Germany or in German-speaking countries in the calendar years 2021/2022 and comes with prize money of 2,500 euros.

The award ceremony will take place at the DICO Forum 2023 on September 26, 2023.

Doctoral candidates from all scientific disciplines whose outstanding dissertation is related to compliance and is characterized by scientific excellence, topicality of the topic, relevance for compliance practice and interdisciplinarity are eligible to apply. The subject of the dissertation can be, for example: legal and business aspects of compliance, sustainability, communication, organizational psychology or behavioral research.

For the application, the dissertation, first and second reviews, and a curriculum vitae must be submitted as PDF documents electronically only by March 31, 2023 to the following email address:


The scientific advisory board of the DICO e.V. decides on the awarding of the prize.

Time to decide

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