Young researcher awards


E-MRS announces the availability of awards (up to 2 per symposium) for young researchers conducting research and a topic to be addressed in the symposia planned for the E-MRS 2023 Spring Meeting.



To be eligible for an E-MRS Young Researcher Award at the E-MRS 2023 Spring Meeting, the applicant must be registered as a student undertaking a PhD research program on a topic within the scope of a symposium held during the E-MRS 2023 Spring Meeting.

The applicant must be the main, or a coauthor, of a manuscript and must be responsible for the oral or poster presentation of the paper to be delivered at the conference.

In addition, the appropriate registration fee for participation at the conference must be paid by, or on behalf of the applicant prior to the conference.


The Young Researcher Award

Each award winner will receive 450 Euro and a personalised Award Certificate.



The applicant must submit the following items attached to an email as a single pdf to the E-MRS HQ in order to be considered for the Young Researcher Award competition:

  • The completed application form
  • One copy of the abstract submitted for the conference
  • Description of work associated with the abstract to be considered
  • Letter of support submitted by the candidate’s PhD Supervisor.



Submit the complete application form by email to the E-MRS Secretariat by April 13, 2023 at the latest.


Conference Chairpersons
Gabriel M. CREANMinistry of the Economy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

19-21, Boulevard Royal L-2914 Luxembourg Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Ian W. BOYDBrunel University London

Kingston Lane Uxbridge UB8 3PH U.K.
Valentin CRACIUNNational Institute for Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Magurele, Romania and Extreme Light Infrastructure for Nuclear Physics

Magurele, Ilfov, Romania