NEW DEADLINE - January 31, 2022

All students, graduates and alumni of the TUM School of Management can submit projects for the Social Impact Award 2021. If your project study, Bachelor or Master thesis tackles a social issue or aims to have a beneficial impact on society, then apply now for a chance to win 2,000 Euros.

Apply for our Social Impact Award 2021

The winner will receive a prize money of in total 2,000 €.
2nd place gets 1,000 €
3rd place gets 500 €

The prize money is sponsored by the TUM Management Alumni e.V.!

Who can apply?
All students, graduates and alumni of the TUM School of Management

How can you apply?
You can apply with a project, your master or bachelor thesis, which addresses a social problem and offers an innovative solution.

To determine the social impact of your project/ thesis, define the value of the project/ thesis for the target group and society. The project/thesis does not need to be completed when handed in.

Social impact
+ Entrepreneurial spirit
+ Creativity
+ Feasibility

Award winner 2020 - Comoon: Your office next door
The corona crisis has clearly uncovered two trends in society: working on remote and online shopping. Cities have been struggling with vacant retail estates for several years now losing its business to online shops and services, while the number of people working from home has tripled in just 12 months due to the pandemic. As part of his master´s thesis, Marius Schulte wants to tackle both trends and works on a project to revitalize cities and towns with new working space concepts.

Now it´s your turn!!

All the details!

Requirements and deadline
+ Language: English
+ Project / Thesis summary (one page single spaced)
+ Letter of motivation
+ Short video clip (max. 1 minute) illustrating the project and the social issue you plan to tackle

Prof. Dr. Frank-Martin Belz (Chair of Corporate Sustainability & Director TUM SEED Center)
Prof. Dr. Holger Patzelt (TUM Entrepreneurship Research Institute)

Please submit all documents by January 31, 2022 to!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the team of TUM Management Alumni e.V. (

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