The University Prize, which is remunerated with € 5,000, is annually awarded by the University of Cologne in the categories of "Research" and "Teaching and Studies" as well as the University Prize for administration. The prize serves to honour excellent academic and (life) achievements, excellent teaching, consultation and mentoring concepts as well as excellent achievement in the area of university administration.
Members of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities received the Faculty Award in the following categories :
Professor Dr. Günter Blamberger, Department of German Language and Literature
Professor Dr. Hans Ullmanntypo3/, Department of History – Modern History
Dr. Stefan Börnchen, typo3/Department of German Language and Literature I