EMIM 2018 Awards & Grants

EMIM 2019 Young Investigator Award

The EMIM Young Investigator Award 2019 will be assigned to a young scientist for her/his extraordinary and innovative research presented in the scope of the EMIM 2019. Application for the YIA 2019 must be done during the first call for EMIM 2019 abstract submission (Deadline 4 December 2018).

In accordance with the review outcome the three best YIA applicants are invited to present their work only during the final plenary session scheduled for 20 March 2019.

Eligibility criteria

  • younger than 34 at the time of the conference (19 March 2019) and
  • his/her doctoral degree should be less than five years ago or not yet achieved (March 2019)
  • he/she has to submit an abstract for oral presentation and
  • should be the first, main, AND presenting author of the abstract.

Selection and evaluation procedure

The applicants abstract/research was evaluated by independent reviewers during a double blind reviewing process in regards t:

Originality of content

Original in terms of technique or application or both.

Soundness of conclusions

Do the results support the conclusion?


Significance of results, potential implication on other work


Quality of methodology and data, clarity of presentation

    EMIM 2019 Poster Awards

    Particular attention has been paid to the best possible way of the presentation of your posters:

    In 2019 three poster sessions are scheduled - with no competiitive session in parallel - in order to enhance knowledge exchange between senior and junior researchers, to provide you with the option to put your work up for discussion, and provide the other attendees with the possibility to discuss your findings, guided poster walks related to a certain topic are scheduled. Each poster walk is chaired by two chairpersons and will result in one ESMI Poster Awards 2019 per walk.

    The poster awards will be presented during the awarding and closing ceremony scheduled for Friday 22 March 2019.