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ESID Junior Talent Award 2022

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Find all the information you need about how to apply for ESID Junior Talent Award 2022 available exclusively to ESID junior members!

Dear recipients of the ESID medium and short-term fellowship or Bridge Grant,

We kindly invite you to apply for the ESID Junior Talent Award 2022 which is now open for applications.

The intention of this award is to grant Juniors who won ESID short or medium-term fellowships or Bridge Grant in 2019, 2020 and 2021 the opportunity to share their experiences, projects and results with the ESID community. This award is envisaged to acknowledge the candidates with the most remarkable achievements as a direct result of their fellowship projects.

Examples for achievements are (but not limited):

  • Presentations at scientific meetings
  • Publications
  • Prizes granted by scientific societies
  • Establishment of collaborations between different groups or centres
  • Clinical/research appointments in reference centres
  • On-going clinical or basic research projects with yet unpublished results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 Gothenburg 2022.

As part of the application process, the candidates are asked to complete and send to  ESID Administrative office the  Applicant details  and  Fellowship merits  documents.

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

Selection: Applications received will be checked to ensure they fulfil the required eligibility criteria and include all requested 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.

We are looking forward to receiving your applications by 15th of July 2022.  

Best wishes,

Clara Franco (Chair of ESID Juniors WP)
Despina Moshous (Chair of ESID Educational WP)