Bengt Robertson Award at the 10th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS 2024)

For research concerning the neonatal lung

We look forward to receiving your application for the Bengt Robertson Award concerning the neonatal lung at EAPS 2024. Applications are now open.

  • Requirements
    • Abstracts must be on research concerning the neonatal lung;
    • The content of the abstract must be original work;
    • The applicant must be an ESPR member or intending to become one;
    • Presenting authors must be under 36 years of age. A copy of your ID indicating the date of birth is to be submitted along with the CV; applicants >36 years of age, for example due to maternity leave, serious illness or differences in the timeline of their degree, will be considered on an individual bases if content of the abstract relates to work from a primary postgraduate degree (MD/PhD), completed within 2 years of application for the Bengt Robertson Award;
    • The name of the presenting author MUST match the name of the applicant.

    The awardee will be informed in advance and has to confirm his/her attendance of the congress.

  • Evaluation criteria
    • Scientific content;
    • Structure of the abstract. 
  • How to apply

    You can apply for the award by selecting the 'Bengt Robertson Award' box during the online abstract submission for EAPS 2024.

  • Prize

    For 2024 Bengt Robertson Awardee:

    • EUR 3,000; complimentary registration to the 2025 ESPR Annual Meeting: The Congress of joint European Neonatal Societies (jENS 2025) in Belgrade, Serbia.
    • The winner will present his/her abstract during the designated Bengt Robertson Award session, and will receive a certificate confirming his/her prize.
  • Meet the Awardee of the Bengt Robertson Award 2023: Dr Reena Bhatt

    We would like to wholeheartedly congratulate the awardee of the Bengt Robertson Award 2023, Dr Reena Bhatt:

    The ESPR is proud of the achievements of our awardees and we are certain they will provide further, significant contributions in the field of Paediatric reserach to improve the lives of infants, children and adolescends.

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