Swiss Science Prize Marcel Benoist

Thomas Berger awarded 2021 Prize

Thomas Berger has shown that online psychotherapy works. For his groundbreaking research, he receives the Marcel Benoist Swiss Science Prize.

Making a difference to our lives

Each year since 1920, the Marcel Benoist Foundation has awarded a prize for excellent, original and innovative research that is relevant to our lives. Candidates for the prize are established scientists who are seen as having the potential to achieve further outstanding results. The prizemoney is 250,000 Swiss francs.

Selecting a winner has been the responsibility of the SNSF since 2018. The entire research community is able to submit proposals in an open nomination process.