Science Communication Award

We recognize Europe-based microbiologists at any stage of their career that apply science communications and public relations to contribute significantly to the public discourse about science and evidence.

Frequency: biennially

The Prize consists of:

  • FEMS will promote the communication activity (e.g. webinar or campaign) to its community in an appropriate way, e.g. via FEMS channels
  • A plaque

€ 1,000 prize money towards campaigning

Timeline:

  • The deadline for nomination is 1 May in uneven years.
  • Following selection by the FEMS Awards Board and approval by the FEMS Directors, FEMS will contact all applicants before 1 June in the year of the application.

Who is eligible?

  • persons or groups active in any field of microbiology and science communication related to microbiology
  • persons or group promoting public understanding of microbiology topics by Europe-based microbiologists at any stage of their career
  • member of a FEMS Member Society

The Award will be announced at the upcoming FEMS Congress.

Read the Award Regulations

Make a nomination

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