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Young Scientist Award at IUNS-ICN

During the 21st International Congress of Nutrition (ICN), the ENLP, SEANLP, ANLP, ONLP, LILANUT, PLAN, and US DINLI are proud to announce the 3rd joint Young Scientist Award. The aim of this award is to recognise the potential of young scientists to become global leaders in nutrition. This joint initiative would like to encourage outstanding young researchers from all over the world and from all fields of nutrition to develop their careers in nutrition and to become part of a global network of future nutrition leaders.

This joint initiative would like to encourage outstanding young researchers from all over the world and from all fields of nutrition to develop their careers in nutrition and to establish a global network of future nutrition leaders. The winner will receive a cash prize of 1500€, donated by the Judith Zwartz Foundation, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Applicants need to submit a copy of the accepted abstract that will be presented at the IUNS, a short CV (maximum 1 page), and a short answer (max 1 page) to the following question: Why is global nutrition leadership important for the future of global nutrition and health worldwide? Describe the role you will play as a leader based on your nutrition research. Candidates should be final year PhD students or postdoctoral fellows in human nutrition science from any country, under the age of 40 years.

For more information including eligibility criteria, how to apply for the award and more information about the organisations involved please follow this link.