2019 Arthur Pilla Young Scientist Award

Published on: May 01, 2019

The annual Arthur Pilla Young Scientist Award was introduced at the BioEM2016 meeting and has been awarded at the joint annual meeting of BEMS and EBEA. The award is sponsored by the The Arthur A. Pilla Research Foundation in memory of our friend and colleague.

The Arthur Pilla Young Scientist Award 2019 will be awarded to the best presentation by a young scientist at the BioEM 2019 Meeting. Any presentations (Platform & Poster) at the BioEM meeting by “young scientists” may be entered for this award. The “young scientist” must be the first author on the research and must present the talk or poster. To be qualified as a “young scientist” for the Arthur Pilla Young Scientist Award, the candidate must have received a PhD no more than 5 years prior to the opening date of the BioEM meeting.

To enter the competition qualified young scientists should send a copy of their PhD certificate to awards@bems.org by 24th of May 2019.  The candidates should also indicate the title of their presentation that they wish to enter for this award. Only one presentation may be entered per individual.
The prize consists of a certificate and an award of US$1200, so get your entry in soon. Note that winner of the EBEA Chiabrera award will not be allowed to enter for this award.

Azadeh Peyman
BEMS Awards Chair