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ESAO PhD Award

To encourage excellent young researchers who recently obtained their PhD to apply for a prestigious PhD Award from ESAO.

Who can apply?

The applicant should have

  • Been a member of ESAO or yESAO for at least two calendar years.
  • Attended at least two ESAO conferences with active participation (Poster or oral presentation).
  • defended his / her PhD after April 1st, 2017 with expressed honorary distinction.

How to apply?

  • An electronic version of the PhD thesis.
  • Proof of ESAO congress attendances.
  • PhD certificate.
  • CV including publication list, scientific awards, and details of presentations on international conferences.
  • Please submit the above documents in PDF format to ESAO secretariat, Ms. Anita Aichinger : anita.aichinger@donau-uni.ac.at


  • Deadline for submission: June 15th, 2018.
  • Decision of the PhD Award committee: July 15th, 2018.
  • Award ceremony for ESAO PhD Award during the upcoming ESAO annual congress in Madrid, September 12th-15th, 2018.

Please download the PDF document for further information!