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EJN Best Publication Award 2017

In collaboration with FENS and Wiley, EJN is awarding to the “Best Publication Award” in the odd years, recognizing the best research article published in EJN over the preceding two‐year period. This biennial award will be bestowed to the first author(s) of the selected article (a personal award of 3,000 £).

EJN Best Publication Award 2017

  • Deadline for nominations was 31 March 2017 

This biennial award recognises the best original research article published in EJN over the preceding two-year period (published or accepted in 2015 and 2016).

Nominations are accepted from the readership of EJN. The first author(s) of an eligible article may also be nominated by the paper’s co-authors.

The award will be presented at the FENS Regional Meeting in Pécs, Hungary (20 – 23 September 2017). The award winner will be required to give a lecture at this meeting.

The evaluation committee will meet in April 2017 and the recipients of the prize will be notified in April 2017.

The application consists of the following documents, bundled together into a single PDF file:

  • One page summary addressing the significance of the work
  • PDF of the article
  • Short biosketch (2 pages) of the first author (or first authors in case of equal first co‐authorship)
  • A signed statement by all authors of the article confirming their support for the nomination and that they agree with the selection of the nominee and, in case of multiple first authors, the selection of the speaker for the FENS Regional Meeting (FRM)

Applications will be evaluated by a Committee consisting of five Associate Editors and the Editors‐in‐Chief of EJN.  

Timelines for nominations: 5 January 2017 - 31 March 2017

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