Applying for a student award

The aim of the student awards is to encourage high-quality work amongst young researchers. The awards are bestowed, live, during the EUBCE 2021 closing session to select matriculated students who made significant contributions to remarkable biomass research. The EUBCE Scientific Committee may nominate up to 5 awardees, one for each conference topic.

To apply for a EUBCE 2021 Student Award, follow the standard application process
through the online portal (, and also make sure to
conclude the following steps before the submission deadline of 20 November 2020:

● Check the box specifying your desire to be considered for the Student Award;
● Upload at least one letter of recommendation that: (1) states the name of the applicant, (2) specifies the institution where the research was supervised, (3) confirms that the applicant is an officially matriculated student at this institution on November 20th, 2020, and (4) includes a one A4 page outlining how the research will make an outstanding contribution to the discipline and what the specific contribution of the applicant has been. The recommendation and its content must come from the student’s supervisor or head of department.

Dr. Nicolae Scarlat
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
EUBCE Technical Programme Chairman
Student Awards Coordinator