Are you eligible for these prestigious awards?

IOF and ESCEO are offering numerous grants, scholarships and awards in conjunction with the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases - find out whether you are eligible!

As the abstract deadline (January 29, 2018) approaches, now's the time to discover whether you could be eligible for one of the many awards offered by WCO-IOF-ESCEO Kraków 2018, April 19-22, 2018. 

Here's a short overview of the key awards (last year more than 600 awards were distributed!). Visit the Congress website for complete information about eligibility requirements and application instructions. 

1) ESCEO-IOF Young Investigator Awards

The ESCEO-IOF Young Investigator Awards are given to young investigators for their contributions in the field of bone and mineral research. Twenty awards of 1000€ each are available for investigators aged under 45 years.

2) 2018 ESCEO-Eli Lilly Scholarships

The value of the scholarships includes free registration to the Congress and 1.000 USD (If the applicant did not submit any abstract to the WCO18 Congress) or 1.500 USD (If the applicant submitted an abstract as first author to the WCO18 Congress). Free registration (value 975 euros) will be granted to applicants ranked between 100 and 300. The scholarships are provided for younger physicians with a special interest in metabolic bone diseases and/or musculoskeletal disorders from specific countries.. 

3) ESCEO-IOF-ERAB Scholarship

This is a new award co-funded by the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO), the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and The European Foundation for Alcohol Research (ERAB). PhD or Post doc student working on the impact of alcohol consumption on osteoporosis and/or the risk of fragility fracture are eligible.

4) ESCEO-IBSA Young Investigator Award

The ESCEO-IBSA Young Investigator Award, worth 1000 euros, will be awarded to a researchers aged under 45 years, in recognition of his/her contribution in the field of osteoarthritis.

5) ESCEO-IBSA Best Oral Presentation Award

The ESCEO-IBSA Best Oral Presentation Award is worth 1000 euros - recognizing outstanding research abstract selected for an oral presentation. 

 Don't miss out on the opportunity to be recognized for your research - submit your abstract and check your eligibility today!

> View complete WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2018 Award information