Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators

The Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators was first established in 1995. It acknowledges outstanding contributions to biomedical research in Europe based on methods of molecular biology, including novel analytical concepts.

The Award is presented in partnership with the scientific journal Nature.

 

Prize money: 20,000 EUR

 

The application deadline for the Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators 2021 has expired.
The winner will be announced at the end of June 2022.

In 2021, Eppendorf SE, the Hamburg life science company, presented its highly prestigious research prize for the 26th time. The independent Eppendorf Award Jury chaired by Prof. Reinhard Jahn selected Dr. Tanmay Bharat, Group Leader at Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford University, United Kingdom as the 2021 winner of the Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators.

Tanmay Bharat, born 1985, receives the € 20.000 prize for his pioneering work on the structure and function of extracellular surface layers that surround and protect prokaryotic cells.