Award Announcements

European Respiratory Society: ERS Scientific Awards on offer for 2021 - apply or nominate now!

Deadline: 15 February 2021

For mid-career candidates - ERS Mid-Career Gold Medals:

  • ARDS - sponsored by CSL Behring
  • COPD - sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Asthma
  • ILD
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Paediatrics

For mid-career candidates - ERS Main Awards:

  • PAH - sponsored by Acceleron

For candidates above 50 yrs old: ERS Lifetime Achievement Award:

  • Assembly 1 - Respiratory clinical care and physiology
  • Assembly 2 - Respiratory Intensive Care
  • Assembly 5 - Airway Diseases, Asthma, COPD and Chronic cough
  • Assembly 6 - Epidemiology and Environment
  • Assembly 10 - Respiratory Infections

For early-career candidates: ERS Cournand Lecture Award:

The Cournand Lecture Award honours a young investigator and commemorates the distinguished French scientist, André Frédéric Cournand, who worked for much of his life in the United States and was awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine and physiology in 1956 for his pioneering work on the in vivo investigation of the circulation.

Notice the following key points:

  • new = mid-career gold medal = <50 yrs
  • lifetime achievement award for the assembly = open to all > 50 yrs.

Access ERS website to apply or nominate and don’t hesitate to contact Maeve Tsu for any questions.

European Respiratory Society: DZL/ERS Joint Long-Term Research Fellowship

For clinicians/researchers going to one of the DZL centres in Germany

Five Long-Term Fellowships per year in on offer jointly funded by the ERS and The German Center for Lung Research ("Deutsches Zentrum für Lungenforschung") for the duration between 12 and 24 months.

Find out more and apply for a Long-Term Research Fellowship.

Weitere Forschungsstipendien der ERS / Further ERS Fellowships

DGP Research Prizes 2021

Call for proposals for the 2021 Research Prizes of the German Respiratory Society. The two prizes are aimed to support and promote the next generation of researchers in the field of respiratory research. They are endowed with € 10,000 each and will be awarded for the best lab-based research achievements and for findings on respiratory therapy, prevention or the use of digital medicine, respectively.