Young researcher award 2024


E-MRS announces the availability of awards for Graduate Students conducting research and a topic to be addressed in a symposium held during the E-MRS 2024 Fall Meeting.

Each award will consist of a grant of 450 Euro which will be presented with a diploma.


Criteria for selection are:

  • Participation at the E-MRS 2024 Fall Meeting as an attendee and author or co-author of a symposium paper and must be entrusted with the (oral or poster) presentation of the paper;
  • Outstanding performance in the conduct of this project and promise for future substantial achievement in materials research as judged by the faculty advisor;
  • Significant and timely research results.


Application materials required:

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

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



Applications must be submitted to E-MRS Fall Meeting Secretariat, on or before July 31, 2024. Any application received after the deadline will not be considered.



The award ceremony will be held on Wed. Sept. 18 at 18:00 at the beginning of the conference reception.


Conference Chairpersons
Jin Hyeok KIMChonnam National University

300 Yongbong-Dong, Puk-Gu, Gwangju South Korea 500-757
Małgorzata LEWANDOWSKAWarsaw University of Technology

Faculty of Materials Science & Engineering, Poland
Valentin CRACIUNNational Institute for Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Magurele, Romania and Extreme Light Infrastructure for Nuclear Physics

Magurele, Ilfov, Romania