At the 23rd annual congress of the ECSS a wide range of awards will be distributed to the very best scientific works in multi- and interdisciplinary fields of sport science.

Supporting our vision “to lead the promotion and application of world-class, multidisciplinary science in sport an exercise”, ECSS has established a number of outstanding collaborations to support researchers and enhance the best research published in the field.  

ECSS Young Investigators Award (YIA)

The highlight of the annual ECSS congress is the ECSS YIA. Year after year high quality sport science is presented by young and emerging researchers from various fields of sport science. ECSS YIA offers a unique opportunity to enhance your career in sport science and research.

Application deadline: 15 February 2018.

Please find more information here.

GSSI Sport Nutrition Award

The GSSI Sport Nutrition Award has established itself in the ECSS community. It showcases recent trends and highlights in sport nutrition research.

Application deadline: 15 February 2018.

Please find more information here.


European Journal of Sport Science (EJSS) Best Paper Award

ECSS is proud to present the 2nd EJSS Best Paper Award awarded to the best paper published in 2017 in the official journal of the ECSS – European Journal of Sport Science. The editorial board will make nominations in spring 2018 and the winner will be announced at ECSS Dublin 2018. All nominated papers will be free to access following the announcement of the winner.

Please find more information here.

Travel Grants

Many participants are also able to apply for a travel grant to support their travel to Dublin in July. More information can be found on the congress website.

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