Grants, Awards & Prizes

 

Society Awards

The European Calcified Tissue Society provides grants and awards to fund research and to assist new investigators with expenses related to their projects. Since 2003, ECTS grant expenditure has exceeded €2,000,000 thus supporting our mission to provide funding for research into bone disorders and related topics. For further information on individual awards visit the ECTS website.

 

ECTS-Eli Lilly Healthcare Provider Scholarships 2017

Focused on providing financial assistance for clinicians, this scholarship programme, funded by Eli Lilly, is designed to support the professional development of clinicians, through participation at ECTS 2017 Congress. For more information and application, please visit the ECTS website.

 

2017 Abstract Awards

The following are awarded according to submitted abstract scores. Please select on the abstract form if you are eligible and wish to apply to be considered for one of these awards.

 

ECTS New Investigator Awards:

€ 750,- per award

Available to applicants who satisfy the following criteria:

  • The applicant is the presenting author
  • The applicant is a member of ECTS
  • The applicant is within three years of attaining a PhD, or is a physician in training, or is aged under 35 years
  • The applicant must submit a signed confirmation of eligibility form from their Head of Department
  • The applicant must not be a previous ECTS New Investigator Award winner

 

ECTS Travel Awards:

€ 300,- per award

Available to applicants who satisfy the following criteria:

  • The applicant is the presenting author
  • The applicant is a member of ECTS
  • The applicant is within three years of attaining a PhD, or is a physician in training, or is aged under 35 years
  • The applicant must submit a signed confirmation of eligibility form from their Head of Department

 

ECTS Allied Health Award:

€ 750,- per award

Available to applicants who satisfy the following criteria:

  • The applicant is the presenting author
  • The applicant is a member of ECTS
  • The applicant is an allied health professional (nurse, physiotherapist, dietician, nutritionist)
  • The applicant must submit a signed confirmation of eligibility form from their Head of Department

 

East-Meets-West Research Award

Available to applicants who satisfy the following criteria:

  • The applicant is the primary author of one or several submission from institutions located in China, Japan, Korea and India.