UEG Rising Star Award: Call for 2020 is open. Deadline is September 5, 2019

Dear colleagues,

Please see below a call for applications for the UEG Rising Star Award. If you are interested in applying, please get in touch with the ISG office.
We hope that you will consider applying.

Best wishes.

Tony Tham ,

President, Irish Society of Gastroenterology


UEG invites you to join us in fostering young talent and supporting the career development of young GI professionals across Europe and the Mediterranean area.

We are pleased to inform you that the

Call for Rising Stars 2020 is now open

Each UEG Member Society is encouraged to support 2 candidates for the Rising Star Award 2020.


Target group:

  • Clinical scientists at any level (but a full professor title will not be accepted)
  • 40 years of age or younger at the time of application*
  • Must have as country of residence Europe and/or a country bordering the Mediterranean Sea
  • Candidates may apply maximum 3 times for the Rising Star Award

*add two years to age limit per child as the main carer


More information and detailed criteria: https://www.ueg.eu/awards-grants/ueg-week-awards/rising-star-awards/

In case of any questions please contact [email protected]

Deadline for applications: September 5, 2019


Kind regards

Sorika Berner-Alteneder


Sorika Berner-Alteneder

Association Management


United European Gastroenterology (UEG)

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