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Awards & Grants

Awards & grants

Each year we present a range of prizes, travel grants and scholarships to foster basic and clinical research. 

Some of these enable young gastroenterologists to come to UEG Week, while others acknowledge exceptional scientific work. 

The most prestigious prizes are the UEG Research Prize, worth € 100,000, for the most outstanding research programme, and the Lifetime Achievement Award for individuals who have shown a lifelong commitment to excellence and leadership in the field.

  • The Research Prize Awardee 2014 - Rebecca Fitzgerald
    The Research Prize Awardee 2014 - Rebecca Fitzgerald
  • The Lifetime Achievement Awardee 2014 - Christoph Beglinger
    The Lifetime Achievement Awardee 2014 - Christoph Beglinger
  • Top Abstract Prize
    Top Abstract Prize
  • Top Poster Prize
    Top Poster Prize
  • National Scholar Award
    National Scholar Award
  • Rising Star Award
    Rising Star Award
  • International Scholars
    International Scholars
  • Oral Free Paper Prize
    Oral Free Paper Prize

Research Prize

UEG awards € 100.000 each year for excellence in basic science, translational or clinical research. By donating this prize we support a future scientific research project from early stage to successful conclusion.

Find out who will receive the prize 2014

Week Awards

UEG supports various activities around the Congress

Our particular focus is on levering the diversity among delegates, especially professionals of young age. Some of the prizes awarded by UEG: 

Top Abstract Prize
Poster Champ Award
Rising Stars
National Scholar Award
Oral Free Paper Prize
Travel Grants
International Scholarships

Awards & Grants

Top Abstract Prizes

We award the top 5 abstracts submitted to UEG Week with € 10,000 each. It could very well be yours! 
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Our Mission

Advancing gastroenterology care

Our mission is to improve standards of care in gastroenterology and promote understanding of GI and liver disease. 
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UEG Week Vienna

Register for UEG Week 2014

Join the world premier gastroenterology meeting. Join the scientific community in Vienna!
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UEG Journal

Submit your papers

The Editor-in-Chief, Professor Jan Tack is seeking papers for the upcoming issues of the UEG Journal.
How to submit

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