The student award is for a Bachelor or Master student registered at a Dutch or Belgian university or college of higher education who did a research internship on an epidemiological topic before graduation. The student must not have graduated longer than 1 year before application. Upon abstract submission, (ex-)students can indicate whether they want to apply for the award.
The organizing committee will select nominees, and during the congress the committee will assign the award to the student giving the best presentation. The jury for the final selection and assessment consists of three senior researchers. The Award consists of a certificate and a cheque of € 250 .