19 October 2021

RIMLS awards several prizes to stimulate and honor our (young) researchers. Everybody is invited to propose candidates for these awards at the latest 24 November 2021. A jury will be appointed to select the various awards. Applications for the travel awards and Image award can be send in by the applicant. Please send your nominations to: rimls.info@radboudumc.nl.

Please find here an overview of the upcoming RIMLS awards of 2021. 

  • Best Master thesis by a M.Sc. student who produced in 2021 the best scientific report of his/her practical research project. More information.
  • Best PhD thesis by the PhD candidate who delivered the best thesis of 2021. More information.
  • Best publication. The best peer-reviewed publication of 2021 which should relate to a major scientific “breakthrough" that advances scientific understanding, More information.
  • Travel awards. Available for work-related travel in 2021 (e.g. conference, work placement) expenses. More information.
  • Image award. Images should be made with a MIC microscope and can be used to promote the scientific work of RIMLS. More information.
  • Supervisor of the Year. Vote for your supervisor of the year. More information.

Importantly, awards will be distributed at the RIMLS New Years Celebrations on 11 January 2022.

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