EFMC-YSN PhD Prize 2022 - Call for Nominations

Because recognising excellence and merits is important since the early stage, the EFMC and the Young Scientists Network (YSN) are proud to announce the third edition of the "EFMC-YSN PhD Prize"

The prize will consist of a diploma, a 500€ grant and free registration for the XXVII EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry (EFMC-ISMC 2022) and EFMC Young Medicinal Chemists' Symposium (EFMC-YMCS 2022) which will take place in Nice, France on September 4-8 & September 8-9, 2022.

Who can apply? 

  • European PhD students (or up to one year after PhD) in medicinal chemistry or chemical biology

Review Criteria 

  • CV
  • Abstract of the poster to be presented at the EFMC-ISMC 2022 & EFMC-YMCS 2022
  • List of publications
  • Cover letter: « Why is my research worth the Prize »

How to apply?

Deadline for submission: January 31, 2022

The winner will be announced during the month of April.

EFMC-YSN PhD Prize 2021

The selection committee designated Dr Nikolaj Sten Troelsen (ALK-Abelló, Denmark) as the winner of the 2021 EFMC-YSN PhD Prize. 

EFMC-YSN PhD Prize 2020

The selection committee designated Dr Victor Sebastian Perez (CSIC, Spain) as the winner of the 2020 EFMC-YSN PhD Prize. 

Mrs Marta Serafini (Università del Piemonte Orientale, Italy) is the most meritorious runner-up.