Deadline: 16 April, 2020

The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) Prizes recognise outstanding individuals and research teams from Africa and Europe who have made significant achievements in their research field. Additionally, the awardees will have made major contributions to strengthening clinical research capacity in Africa and supporting South-South and North-South networking.

The Outstanding Research Team Prize is awarded to outstanding research teams in Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe working on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected infectious diseases (NIDS).

Benefits

  • The prize consists of a recognition trophy and a cash prize of €50,000

Eligibility

  • Contestants should be actively involved in research, capacity development and networking in Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe with outstanding achievements and scientific and policy impact in their field
  • Contestants must be a consortium or group of partners who have achieved the goal of taking on poverty-related diseases
  • In collaboration, the team must have built effective and equitable South-North partnerships to answer the priority research questions and produced health-policy relevant deliverables, such as research data implemented into policy and practice, high impact publications and significant capacity building outputs at local research sites

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