EMS Awards 2018

The EMS Awards Programme is mainly designed to recognise important achievements in the careers of meteorologists through the EMS Silver Medal and Media Awards, to acknowledge excellence in young scientists through the Young Scientist Award and to provide travel support for young scientists in the early stage of their career.

Young Scientist Travel Awards are awarded to support participation of outstanding students and young scientists at EMS-co-sponsored conferences. The award is given as travel expenses support. Grants for the following events are now open:

In addition the Tromp Foundation funds travel grants for participation at the EMS2018 in Budapest:

Submissions are now invited for the following EMS Media Awards, each with a deadline of  22 May 2018:

Again, the Tromp Foundation will fund an award for biometeorology:

Nominations for the

In connection with the EMS Annual Meetings, an Outstanding Poster Award (OPA) is given each year. Some changes have been made to the procedures for 2018.

  • To participate in the poster award competition, authors need to tick the relevant box during abstract submission: deadline 13 April 2018
  • Authors have to be under 35 years of age on 1 September 2018.
  • Authors have to be the first author AND presenting author AND contact author of the relevant abstract.
  • Authors have to be at the EMS2018.
  • Authors can participate with exactly 1 poster.

The nomination deadlines for the EMS Silver Medal and the EMS Technology Achievement Award have already expired. Selected awardees will be announced after the EMS Council has finalised the selection at its forthcoming session in April.