Goldmedia Thesis Award in Media Economics 2023
The consultancy and research group Goldmedia hands out the “Goldmedia Thesis Award in Media Economics”. Graduates who have finished their degree this or the previous year (BA, MA, MBA, Diploma, Staatsexamen, Dissertation etc.) are eligible to apply for the award. Applications can be submitted only via email to: Preis@Goldmedia.de
The call for entries for the Goldmedia Award 2023 closed on April 2023.
Award winners 2023
Congratulations to our three winners of the Goldmedia Award 2023:
- Sahra Barhoumi: The Development of Media Quality in the Digital Age, Bachelorarbeit, 2022, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
- Sofia Zindler: Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) in the music industry: A qualitative study on the potential and impact of NFTs on the music industry, Masterarbeit, 2022, Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart
Due to the high standard of the submitted theses, five final theses were also awarded a certificate.
Preconditions and Endowment
A focus on current topics in media economics is a precondition for the application. The award is endowed with 1200 Euro.
Goldmedia accepts theses written in either German or English from various disciplines, amongst them communication studies, journalism, media economics, media management, media law, business studies, economics, information science, media informatics and others.
Criteria for the Award
- Timeliness of research results
- Originality and innovativeness of the work
- Scientific methodology
- Potential use of research results
- Copy of the thesis
- In case your thesis was written in cooperation with a company, please submit written approval of the application
Timeline and Way of Submission
The call for entries for the 2023 award closed on 30 April 2023. We will inform you in due time about the start of the tender for the year 2024. Applications can be submitted only via email to: Preis@Goldmedia.de
A jury formed by the management and associate partners of Goldmedia will decide on the award winners. Please find more Information about Goldmedia's Management Team here.
The winners also receive a free ticket for the Media and Innovation Congress Media Tasting. https://mediatasting.com/