One of the most important goals of the 26th ICPES is the promotion of young scientists and the enhancement of the current research. For this purpose, the Young Researcher’s Award was founded. Its starting point will be at the 26th ICPES of 2018.

Young scientists under 45 who wish to participate in this competition for scientific excellence can present their exceptional scientific work in the 26th ICPES.

A Judging Committee which consists of the Scientific Committee of the ICPES and the Scientific Committee of the School of Physical Education and Sport Science of the Democritus University of Thrace will grant the awards based on the presentation of the e-poster presentations, by choosing the 10 best ones. The authors of the 10 best e-posters will be the first to receive the notification by email for submitting their abstract as a short paper.

The 1st Young Researcher’s Award will be granted the financial award of 50€, which will be given to the 1st author of the best of the first 3 e-posters. The 1st authors of the next 2nd and 3rd abstracts will be given the opportunity to register in the 26th ICPES for free.

All new scientists who wish to participate in this competition can submit their abstract online at at the Abstract Submission Menu, by checking the relevant option provided (for the Young Researcher’s Award). All abstracts in the competition will be presented ONLY AS E-POSTERS on Friday, May 18th, 2018.