Granted to 14 young scientists - one in each country that is part of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region

Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Germany, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Romania and the Ukraine

The award seeks to highlight the scientific work and talent of young researchers and enhance the visibility of the scientific community in the region: Moreover, the award encourages young scientists to engage in the scientific examination of the multifaceted issues and questions specifically related to the Danube Region.

The award will be endowed with 1.200 Euro for each winner of the Danubius Young Scientist Award.

Award criteria

Scientific excellence and innovative approach of the academic work

Thematic relevance of the scientific work for issues/problems of the Danube region

Relevance of the scientific work beyond the national borders

Potential of the candidate (for example: integration in international networks, participation in scientific projects, publication history, experience in teaching etc.)

No formal age limit - BUT limitation to participants that have received their Master/PhD max. 5 years

Deadline: 260419