Gold, Silver and Bronze medals are awarded for the most successful essays. In case the recipients then successfully apply to CEU Philosophy Department’s MA programs, the medals are accompanied by grants in the first year of studying at CEU in the following way: 

  • Gold medal: one-time grant of 300 EUR.
  • Silver medal: one-time grant of 200 EUR.
  • Bronze medal: one-time grant of 100 EUR.


Deniz Saraç (Middle East Technical University) - Gold medal
Qiyuan Feng (Brandeis University) - Silver medal
Radu-Andrei Ghita (University College London) - Bronze medal

Honourable Mentions

Lea Bachus (Bielefeld University)
Sam Harris (University of Lincoln)
Karolina Miroschnikow (University of Bielefeld)
Anton Perederii (American University in Bulgaria)
Johannes Stangl (University of Vienna)

Congratulation to all the winners!