€100,000 for excellence in research

Research Prize awardee 2018 Cisca Wijmenga wants to contribute with her project to a better life for patients with celiac disease. 


Honouring outstanding individuals

Colm O'Morain receives the Lifetime Achievement Award 2018 for his distinguised contributions. 
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We award € 10,000 to each of the top 5 abstracts submitted to UEG Week 

Best UEG Journal article

This year’s award goes to Joaquín Cubiella for the best original article published in the UEG Journal last year.

The UEG Week Award for emerging scientists

8 emerging clinical scientists receive their Rising Star Award at UEG Week.
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Recognition for the best abstract from each country, presented by a colleague below the age of 35.

€ 1,000 travel grant, free access to UEG Week for gastroenterologists under 40 from economically disadvantaged countries.

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€ 10,000 for pan-European consortium forming initiatives in the exploratory (pre-stage-I) phase of applications.

How can UEG support your career?

Navigate through all career opportunities UEG offers for young specialists.

Up to € 750 Travel Grant for the best 510 abstracts

Get funds for educational projects

UEG's efforts to advance and harmonise the training and the continued education of professionals.
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€ 1,250 grant for fellows below 40 to spend two weeks at a renowned European training centre.

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€ 1,250 grant for fellows below 40 to spend two weeks at a renowned European research centre.

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Visiting Fellowship for Researcher

Recognises the best presenter in each Abstract-based Session and each Posters in the Spotlight session at UEG Week.

Oral Free Paper Prizes

Free entry to the Postgraduate Teaching Programme of the up-coming UEG Week for the best daily posters at UEG Week