ESID Junior Talent Award 2018 applications are closed!

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Dear ESID mid-term fellowship recipients of 2015, 2016 and 2017!
You are invited to apply for the Junior Talent Award  here for the opportunity to share your experiences, projects and results with the ESID community. 

The intention of this award is to grant Juniors who won ESID mid-term fellowships in 2015, 2016 and 2017 the opportunity to share their experiences, projects and results with the ESID community. 

This award is envisaged to acknowledge those candidates with the most remarkable achievements as a direct result of their fellowship projects.

Examples for those achievements are (but not limited):

  • Presentations at scientific meetings
  • Publications
  • Prizes granted by scientific societies
  • Establishment of collaborations between different groups or centers
  • Clinical/research appointments in reference centers
  • On-going clinical or basic research projects with yet unpublished results

Based on your merits the ESID Educational Committee will select up to 3 awardees to present their projects (7 minutes with 3 minutes of discussion) in the plenary ESID Junior Talent session during the  ESID Biennial Meeting in Lisbon 2018.

As part of the application process, the candidates are asked to to complete and send to  ESID Administrative office the following documents:

Eligibility criteria:

Applications are open to all ESID mid term fellowship awardees (2015, 2016 and 2017).

All candidates must meet the requirements of being an ESID Junior member in good standing at the time of application.


Applications received will be checked to ensure they fulfill the required eligibility criteria and include all elements.

The ESID educational committee will carefully review the complete and correct applications. Applicants will be informed of the decision as soon as possible once the selection process has finished.

All three selected awardees will receive:

  • Award certification
  • Complimentary registration fee
  • Sponsored travel costs (max 300 EUR)
  • Accommodation during the meeting
  • Invitation to the faculty dinner

The ESID Junior WP will additionally grant prizes of 300, 200 or 100 EUR, to the Junior candidates based on the merits, innovation and impact of the presented project and the oral presentation at the ESID Junior Fellowship session.

Applications for 2018 are closed and all members will receive an email once the next award round will commence.