OCG Incentive Award FH

No OCG Incentive Awards in 2021

Due to the Covid-19 situation no OCG Incentive Awards will be presented in 2021.

The submission period for OCG incentive awards 2022 is October 2019 to December 2021.


The Austrian Computer Society OCG awards the OCG Incentive Award FH annually for excellent achievements in the field of informatics and business informatics.


Promotion of excellent degree theses from universities of applied sciences.

Target group

All students writing degree theses in the field of informatics and business informatics.


To compete for the award the student will submit the thesis, a ten-page short version as well as an online call for papers to the OCG. The call for papers contains detailed information concerning the layout of the short version (link).


The submitted theses must have been approbated within the preceding two years (as of submission date) at an Austrian university of applied sciences. The submitted papers remain with the OCG.


The OCG Incentive Award FH is worth EUR 2,000.-.


  • Johannes Lüthi, UAS Kufstein
  • Peter Balog, UAS Technikum Vienna
  • Sonja Gögele, UAS Joanneum Kapfenberg
  • Thomas Heistracher, UAS Salzburg
  • Regine Kadgien, UAS Vorarlberg
  • Werner Kurschl, UAS Oberösterreich