Following the success of previous years and to encourage high-quality work among young researchers, the EUBCE Students Awards will be delivered in recognition of the most remarkable and outstanding research work in the field of Biomass on the occasion of EUBCE 2019.
The applications will be reviewed and scored by the International Scientific and Industry Committee, made up of leading research and industry expert from the global Biomass Community.

All student awardee are given an oral or poster presentations at the conference, and their abstract is specially noted in the programme guide as being a student award. The award for each awardee consists of a certificate and recognition at the EUBCE Closing session on Thursday 30 May 2019.

Note: any student award finalist who is unable to attend the EUBCE  for any reason will forfeit his / her position in the competition, and an alternate will be selected from the remaining student award applicants.

How to apply

In order to apply for the EUBCE Student Awards applicants must:

  • submit an extended abstract (one page abstract plus a maximum of 3 explanatory pages) to the 27th EUBCE via the Online Abstract Submission Form of this website by 5 November 2018
  • be officially matriculated students, including PhD students, by May 2019
  • be within the age limit of 30 years old for students
  • be within the age limit of 35 years old for PhD students
  • Add a letter of recommendation by a student’s supervisor(s) or head of department stating the name of the applicant and the institution where the research work is supervised, confirming that the applicant is an officially matriculated student.
  • Recommendations should include a report of up to one A4 page that outlines how the research work will make an outstanding contribution to the discipline and what the specific contribution of the applicant is.
  • Send the short curriculum vitae with the date of birth of the applicant to biomass.conference@etaflorence.it

Jean-Francois Dallemand
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Student Awards 2018 Coordinator

EUBCE 2018 Student Awardee Presentations

Mª CRUZ AMORÓS SERRANO
IMIDRA, SPAIN
Study of the Behaviour of the Implantation of Ulmus Pumila in Field from Phenotypically Selected Material 
Session  1DV.5.5, Thursday, 17 May 2018 – 13:30 – 15:00

Clement VANNESTE-IBARCQ
CEA, Liten – Bioresources preparation laboratory, FRANCE
Wet Granulation Method to Improve the Flowability of Cohesive Biomass Powders 
Session 2CO.13.3, Wednesday, 16 May 2018 – 17:00 – 18:30

Rasmus BRAMSTOFT 
Technical University of Denmark, DTU Management Engineering, DENMARK
Towards a Sustainable Future – The Role of Biomass in Future Renewable-Based Energy Systems 
Session 5BO.4.1, Tuesday, 15 May 2018 – 08:30 – 10:00

Vandit VIJAY 
IIT Delhi, INDIA
Bioenergy System and the Potential for Their Integration for Village Energy Self Sufficiency
Session reference: 5BV.3.11, Tuesday, 15 May 2018 – 13:30 – 15:00