In order to apply for the Young Investigators Award 2018, please download your YIA verification form and return the filled out, signed and stamed document to the ECSS Office.

The YIA verification form must be e-mailed (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or faxed (+49 221 9626 2779) to the ECSS Office, before the deadline for abstract submission.

Please note

  • Applicants must be under the age of 32 at the time of the deadline for abstract submission (15 February 2018)
    (born after 15 February 1985)
  • You are presently enrolled as a student at a university or you were awarded your PhD degree within 2 years of the deadline for abstract submission (15 February 2018)
  • Applicants have to become an ECSS member and pay their Membership fee before the deadline of abstract submission
  • Previous prize winners cannot take part in the same category again (oral/mini-oral)
  • Only one abstract can be submitted per first author
  • Abstract submission will only be accepted online
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered for the YIA
  • Verification forms sent in after the deadline will not be accepted for the YIA