Call for nominations: EMS Young Scientist Award
Deadline for nominations: 21 April 2021
The EMS Young Scientist Award (YSA) is given annually to an individual in recognition of excellent performance in terms of scientific publications or presentations during the early stage of their scientific career. The award is in the form of prize money (1000€) and the awardee is invited to give an award lecture at the EMS Annual Meeting.
Young scientists under 35 years on the first of January 2021 who have been working or studying, full or part-time, in a European country before or when the paper was published, are eligible for the award. All countries with an EMS Member Society or included in the WMO Region VI are considered as European.
In the evaluation of the nominations, the following criteria are normally applied:
- Interest of the proposed publication
- Innovative content of the proposed publication
- Candidate profile
More details and the application procedures are available at
Note that the Annual Meeting year will take place online due to the situation with COVID-19.
The awardee will be highlighted during the EMS Annual Meeting Awards ceremony in September 2021.