2006Alain Morad, Berne: “Covariation patterns in ammonoids : observations, models, and open questions”.
2007Daniel Marty, Bâle: “Comparative taphonomy of human footprints left in microbial mats of tidal flats and dinosaur footprints of Late Jurassic biolaminites; a key for the interpretation of fossil vertebrate tracks”.
2008Nicolas Goudemand, Zurich: “Smithian-Spathian boundary: the biggest crisis in Triassic conodont history”.
2009Nicolas Goudemand, Zurich: “Paleobiology of Early Triassic conodonts: implications of newly discovered fused clusters imaged by X-ray synchrotron microtomography”.
2010Jérôme Chablais, Genève: Upper Triassic reef biota from southwestern Japan: new data from a Panthalassan seamount”.
2011Madeleine Geiger, Zurich: “Giant rodents from the northern Neotropics - taxonomic, phylogenetic and developmental aspects of their evolution within the caviomorph radiation”.
2012Yannick Mary, Bâle: “Micro-dissection reveals inner structure and ontogenetic growth of Pliocene menardellids (planktonic foraminifera)”.
2013James Neenan, Zurich: “Unique method of tooth replacement in Placodontia (Diapsida, Sauropterygia), with new data on the dentition of Chinese taxa”.
2014Lea Leuzinger, Fribourg: “Taxonomy and biogeochemistry of a new chondrichthyan fauna from the Swiss Jura (Kimmeridgian): an unusual isotopic signature for the hybodont shark Asteracanthus”.
2015Amane Tajika, Zurich: “Intraspecific variation of volumetric growth trajectories in nautilids and ammonites”.
2016Bastien Mennecart, Bâle: „How does bony labyrinth morphology help resolve the phylogeny and diversification timing of deer?”