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Call for Entries: Eppendorf Award 2020

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Until January 15, 2020, researchers up to 35 years, with an advanced degree, who are working in Europe are invited to apply online for the Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators 2020. This prize acknowledges outstanding contributions to biomedical research in Europe based on methods of molecular biology, including novel analytical concepts. It has been awarded, in partnership with Nature, since 1995.

The winner is selected by an independent expert committee chaired by Reinhard Jahn (Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany).

The 2020 Award winner receives:

  • Prize money of 20,000 EUR (for personal use)
  • A prize ceremony at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, Germany, on June 25, 2020, in conjunction with the Young European Investigators Conference 2020 
  • An invitation to visit Eppendorf AG in Hamburg, Germany
  • Coverage of his/her work by Nature in print and online (including a podcast)