ERS Gold Medals and Main Awards

ERS offers Gold Medals, main awards and abstract grants to recognise excellence in the field in a number of different categories.

Apply or nominate an eligible candidate: read more about the available medals and awards below. 

Applications for 2017 are extended to 15 March 2017. Take 1-hour to apply for these funding opportunities!

Award Sponsor Amount Link for application form & guidelines
ERS Gold Medal in COPD Boehringer Ingelheim €50,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Gold Medal in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Boehringer Ingelheim €50,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Gold Medal in Asthma AstraZeneca €50,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Romain Pauwels Research Award GlaxoSmithKline €50,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Lifetime Achievement Research Award Actelion €10,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Research Award: Innovation in Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria Science and Medicine Insmed €10,000 Form and guidelines
ERS Excellence Award for Research in Cystic Fibrosis Vertex €7,500 Form and guidelines
Sir John Vane Grant for Best Recent Publication in Pulmonary Vascular Research United Therapeutics €2,500 Form and guidelines

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If you have developed an outstanding research project and you would like your work to be recognised by your peers, you can also apply for an abstract grant or sponsorship opportunity when you submit an abstract.