Minkowski Prize 2017

Prize awarded for research contributing to the advancement of knowledge concerning diabetes mellitus

The nomination deadline has passed.

Members of the EASD are invited to submit nominations for the 2017 Minkowski Prize which has been generously sponsored by Sanofi since 1966. The prize consists of a Certificate and Euro 20,000 plus travel expenses. The candidate must be less than 45 years of age on 1 January 2017.

The prize will be given in relation to research which has been carried out by a person normally residing in Europe. It is awarded for distinction manifested by publications which contribute to the advancement of knowledge concerning diabetes mellitus.
Nominations or re-nominations should be made on our application form and sent as one complete pdf via e-mail. It should consist of the following:

  1. the most relevant publications (not more than ten)
  3. a statement in English by the proposer(s) explaining the manner in which the candidate's published contributions have aided knowledge concerning diabetes mellitus. Such a statement should not exceed 1,000 words. Additional letters of support will be disregarded.
  5. the candidate's curriculum vitae including a complete bibliography

Nominations or re-nominations should be sent to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

not later than 15 February 2017.
The recipient of the Prize is expected to give the 52nd Minkowski Lecture describing his/her most important scientific achievements during the 53rd EASD Annual Meeting which will be held in Lisbon, Portugal from 11 - 15 September 2017.



Oskar Minkowski



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