August Lösch Prize

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The city of Heidenheim an der Brenz and the August Lösch Association jointly grant the prestigous August Lösch Prize.

The prize was created in 1971 and first awarded in 1972 by the City of Heidenheim in honour of August Lösch (1906-1945), one of the founders of modern Regional Science, and a former citizen of Heidenheim.

The prize is intended to reward outstanding academic research in the field of Regional Science. The prize carries an award of Euro 4000. Joint recipients share this amount.