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Young talent awards

Promoting scientific young talents is one of the major aims of the German Region of the International Biometric Society. The German Region thus offers the following two young talent awards:

  • the Gustav Adolf Lienert Award for scientists who are normally not older than 35 years;
  • the Bernd Streitberg Award for pre-doctorate scientists or students who are normally not older than 30 years.

The awards are being assigned for outstanding biometric achievements made by the applicants themselves or in primary responsibility in Germany or abroad provided that the respective applicant has the German nationality.

It is primarily accepted publications in international reviewed journals, software packages or similar works published within the last two years that qualify for the application for the Gustav Adolf Lienert Award.

It is final theses such as bachelor, master or diploma theses or similar papers written within the previous year that qualify for the application for the Bernd Streitberg Award.

Please visit our respective websites for more detailed information on the application guidelines and awarding rules.

Applicants are asked to submit their application to the President of the German Region, Prof. Dr. Anne-Laure Boulesteix, via E-Mail to, by October 31.

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