Tinbergen Award page – Nico Tinbergen smoking a cigarette while videorecording


The Ethologische Gesellschaft awards the Niko Tinbergen Award every other year to outstanding post-doc level researchers in Behavioural Biology or closely related fields. These are the recipients of the award:

2020 – Lysanne Snijders
2018 – Jorg Massen
2016 – Alexander Kotrschal
2014 – Erica van de Waal
2012 – Barbara A. Caspers
2010 – Katharina Hirschenhauser
2008 – Oliver Krüger
2006 – Thomas Bugnyar
2004 – Sabine Tebbich
2002 – Redouan Bshary
2000 – Ingo Schlupp
1998 – Martin Wikelski
1996 – Claus Wedekind
1992 – Anne-Kathrin Eggert
1990 – Theo Bakker
1988 – Carel ten Cate