||Annual Science Communication award 2017 from the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and Art given to thim for his Citizen project 'Curieuze Neuzen'
||Career achievement award from the B-IWA (Belgian Committee of the International Water Association)
|Van Putte Niels
||VLIZ Master Thesis Award 2016 : "Groundwater flow in freshwater tidal marshes : a comparison of a natural and a restored marsh"
Van Der Biest Katrien,
||Highly Commended award from the IHS
Dredging and Port construction Innovation awards 2016
For the report : "Ecosystem services : toward more integrated marine infrastructure project assessments"
Best poster presentation
Biology Research Day 2016, Antwerp Belgium
Poster title : "Plant-wave interactions in pioneer tidal marshes"
||Third place best poster award
Title : Is the biophysical reality of ecosystem services adequately quantified ?
Conference : Ecosystem Services Partnership in Stellenbosch, South-Africa
||Best student poster presentation : price of the jury & price of the public
International conference of the Estuarine & Coastal Science Association, Londen
Title : "ECSA 55 Unbounded boundaries and shifting baselines : Estuaries and coastal seas in a rapidly changing world"
||Nomination for best student oral presentation
Title : Ecosystem service delivery in restoration projects.
Conference : Estuarine and Coastal Research Association in London, UK
||Vlerick Bootcamp Price - Vito
with 'Iflux: integrated flux measurement for land and water management'
||Award for the best poster presentation.
Title: "Pedogenic Si in two croplands of the Belgian Loam Belt"
Conference "Silicon in Agriculture" in Stockholm, Sweden.
|Unzué Belmonte Dacil
||Poster Award of the Soil System Sciences Division
Title: “Silica fractionation and reactive in soils”.
Conference of the European Geosciences Union in Vienna, Austria
||Annual North Sea Award 2011.
For the scientific contribution: "Historical land use change has lowered terrestrial silica mobilization to the North Sea. "
||Award for the best presentation.
By the International Society of Limnology.
Cape Town, South-Africa.
||Price Rudy Verheyen
By the flemish Government forResearch concerning the flemish Environmental Policy.