Awards

There is no general rule about how many CPs can be collected by earned awards. This depends on the award itself. Some examples:

  •  SAOT Student Award 5 CPs
  • Travel grant award less than 2 000 € 1 CP
  • Travel grant award more than 2 000 € 2 CPs
  • Best paper award 5 CPs
  • Best poster award 3 CPs
  • Scientific Award prize money less than 5 000 € 5 CPs
  • Scientific Award prize money more than 5 000 € 10 CPs
  • Highly respected award from a scientific society (OSA, SPIE, EOS, …) 25 CPs
  • Non-SAOT Scholarship provided on basis of the DC´s exceptional accomplishments 5 CPs/year