Every year, the competition for the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award offers graduate and postgraduate university students throughout the world the unique opportunity to qualify for an expenses-covered participation as “Leaders of Tomorrow” in the St. Gallen Symposium. Students enter into a challenging exchange of ideas with today’s global leaders about the pressing economic and societal questions of our time. Competitors are invited to submit their thoughts and visions on the theme of the St. Gallen Symposium. All contributions will be evaluated according to specific criteria by an independent jury, composed of professors, corporate executives, entrepreneurs and politicians.
The authors of the 100 best contributions qualify for a participation in the St. Gallen Symposium.
The following highlights await the qualifiers:
- Meet 600 top decision makers and 200 of the world’s brightest young minds
- Expenses for travel, board and lodging covered, travel service provided
- The three winners will present their work in front of the assembled plenum
- The three winners share EUR 20,000 prize money