Are you the Young eScientist 2016?

Win 50.000 euro's worth of eScience expertise for your novel research idea

3 August 2016

Are you a young and ambitious researcher? Are you trying to solve challenging research questions in your domain? And are you using data-driven or compute-intensive methods? Then you may win the Young eScientist Award 2016!

The winner of this award will work together with the eScience Center’s experts to formulate the idea into a full project proposal. Submit your idea before 1 September 2016!

The grand societal challenges of the coming years, such as climate change, increased population size, resource scarcity and urbanization will require innovative scientific and technological interventions. Researchers are more and more required to rapidly develop ICT skills necessary to answer their ambitious research questions.

The prospect of developing the skills needed to engage increasingly diverse and complex digital technologies is daunting. The Netherlands eScience Center works together with discipline focused scientists to ensure that state-of-the-art computing and data-science is developed and applied in fields such as the Humanities & Social Sciences, Environment & Sustainability, Life Sciences & eHealth, and Physics & Beyond.

The Netherlands eScience Center awards 50.000 euro's worth of expertise to a novel eScience idea. Together with the eScience Center’s experts you will formulate your idea into a full project proposal. Submit your idea before 1st September 2016!

National eScience Symposium

The prize will be awarded at the 4th National eScience Symposium in the Amsterdam ArenA on 13 October 2016.


Source: NWO