EMA

Awards

In 2019, the European Magnetism Association (EMA) established to awards. The Young Scientist Award is awarded every year to a young scientist, for theoretical or experimental work performed mostly in Europe, in fields of fundamental or applied magnetism. The Dominique Givord Award for Advancing Magnetism in Europe is awarded every three years to an excellent Scientist (or scientists), who has significantly helped to push forward magnetism research and the magnetism community in Europe.

The call for the 2020 awards is open

Nominations should be sent before January 31, 2020 via e-mail, to the EMA Awards Officer Christian Back, and a copy to the EMA President Burkard Hillebrands. Details for the calls, and the nominations forms, are found below.

  • Young Scientist Award: call 2020 (pdf) and nomination form (pdf, docx)
  • Dominique Givord Award: call 2020 (pdf) and nomination form (pdf, docx)

The Young Scientist Award

The Young Scientist Award is awarded every year to a young scientist, for theoretical or experimental work performed mostly in Europe, in fields of fundamental or applied magnetism. The nominated candidate must have defended the doctorate no more than five years before the nomination date, with allowances for military service and parental leave.

The award consists of a certificate, a medal, a monetary award of €2,000, an invitation to attend the JEMS in Lisbon and the award ceremony, and receive a travel allowance of €500 to that purpose. The awardee will be selected by a committee composed of the members of the EMA General Council. Nominations may be made by anyone interested in the field of magnetism. Nominations for female candidates are encouraged.

Dominique Givord Award

The Dominique Givord Award for Advancing Magnetism in Europe is awarded every three years to an excellent Scientist (or scientists), who has significantly helped to push forward magnetism research and the magnetism community in Europe.

The award consists of a certificate, a medal, a monetary award of €3,000, an invitation to attend the JEMS in Lisbon and the award ceremony, and receive a travel allowance of €500 to that purpose. The awardee will be selected by a committee composed of the members of the EMA General Council. Nominations may be made by anyone interested in the field of magnetism. Nominations for female candidates are encouraged.

Current members of the EMA General Council are ineligible to be nominated.