Young
Scientist Awards

The EFP offers Young Scientist Awards to stimulate the participation of young parasitologists and thus contribute to the advancement of parasitological research in Europe.

Up to five prizes will be awarded for original research work in parasitology (400 € each). Prizes include a diploma and a refund of the EMOP registration fees.

Candidates must be less than 35 years old and be members of a member (or associated member) society of the EFP (http://www.eurofedpar.eu/members); members of suspended societies cannot apply.

The paper must be first-authored by the candidate and presented in oral form at EMOP 2020. The research must have been based at an institution of an EFP member / associated member country.

How to apply:

The following documents have to be submitted:

  1. The completed application form, signed by the candidate and the head of the department where the research was done. ( download application form )
  2. A manuscript of up to 10 pages describing the work. The manuscript should not have been published before, and is only for the information of the jury. The candidate should be the first author of the manuscript.
  3. Proof of registration for the congress. At registration, the EMOP organizers should be informed of the intention to apply for the award.
  4. Proof of age (e.g. ID, passport) and society membership, and a short curriculum vitae (one page).

The paper will be orally presented (15 min) by the candidate in a special session organized during the EMOP. This condition is mandatory for the award selection.

Form, manuscript and accompanying information are to be sent as email attachment (pdf) to:

Prof. Vasile COZMA, 1st Vice President of EFP
Email: cozmavasile.prof@gmail.com

not later than June 30th 2020

Awards will be presented at the closing ceremony of EMOP.