EFIS (European Federation of Immunological Societies). 14-06-2017 https://www.acteriaprizes.net
Together with the Fondation ACTERIA (ACTing on European Research in Immunology and Allergology) EFIS will award a total of 4 prizes (2 for immunology and 2 for allergology) for the best doctoral theses defended in the last 3 years and for early career researchers with up to 10 years postdoctoral experience.
The ACTERIA Doctoral Prizes carry a cash award of €15,000, while the ACTERIA Early Career Research Prizes amount to €25,000 each. In addition, awardees will automatically become eligible for 3-year research grants of up to €50,000 annually.
Applications are now invited from eligible European immunologists and allergologists!
Following the application submission deadline – December 31st, 2017 – candidates' applications will be forwarded to the EFIS-affiliated National Society to which they belong.
Thereafter, Societies (entrusted with the task of establishing their own selection/nomination panels) will formulate a maximum of 4 nominations.
European Federation of Immunological Societies (EFIS). 01-04-2017 https://www.efis.org/index.html
The Day of Immunology 2017 is April 29. To commemorate the 50th anniversay of its discovery and the crucial impact it has had on the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of allergic diseases, this year's Day of Immunology theme is Immunoglobulin E - IgE - Allergy.