Grants and awards

A number of awards are offered to eligible abstract authors, including:

  • New Investigator Awards
  • Best Oral Communication
  • Best Poster

New Investigator Awards are based on scores achieved during the abstract review process.  

New Investigator Award winners


Best Oral Communication and Best Poster Awards are decided at the meeting by a panel of judges.  There are several awards in each category.  Winners are announced during the awards ceremony at 15:10 on Tuesday 13 June.

To be eligible an author must be:

  1. First and presenting author
  2. In training or within 3 years of attaining PhD or MD or equivalent and/or aged under 35

Award winners are offered travel grants of €300 for Europe and €800 for Rest of World.

To apply for an award please check the relevant box on the abstract form and upload your confirmation of eligibility form to the abstract submission system by the abstract deadline.