Young Investigators Award

One of the key objectives of the ECSS is the promotion of junior scientists and the fostering of state-of-the-art research. For this purpose the ECSS established the Young Investigators Award (YIA).


GSSI Nutrition Award

Abstracts submitted in the area of nutrition in the presentation format oral or mini-oral may opt in to apply for the GSSI Nutrition Award during the abstract submission process.   Aim The Gatorade Sport Science Institute (GSSI) is the Official ECSS Sports Performance Hydration and Nutrition Platinum Partner. With this award, GSSI is promoting research in the field of nutrition and hydration.   Entry criteria ECSS membership (paid by 28 February 2019) Paid congress registration fee (paid by 28...


YIA Prize Money

There will be generous cash prizes for the YIA 2019 finalists. Oral presentations •    1st 4.000 Euro •    2nd 3.000 Euro •    3rd 2.000 Euro •    4th 1.000 Euro •    Equal 5th 500 Euro   Mini-Oral presentations •    1st 3.000 Euro •    2nd 2.000 Euro •    3rd 1.000 Euro •    4th 500 Euro •    Equal 5th 300 Euro  



To successfully apply for the YIA 2019 all requirements must be met within the requested deadlines! You paid your ECSS Membership 2019 and became an ECSS Student Member 2019 or ECSS Member 2019: before 15 February 2019 You submitted your signed and stamped YIA Verification Form 2019*: before 15 February 2019 You submitted only one paper as first author for participation in the YIA 2019: before 15 February 2019 You are 32 years of age or younger at the time of the deadline for abstract...


Please, don't forget to create your ECSS-Account and register your Colleagues before July 5th.

Thank you

Key dates

Please find the important key dates for the congress here.

15 November 2017
Deadline for submission of proposals

15 December 2018
Opening abstract submission and registration

1 March 2019*
Deadline for abstract submission

1 April 2019
Notification of acceptance to authors

1 April 2019*
End of early registration

1 May 2019
Deadline registration for presenting authors

*24:00 Central European Time

Congress Office

ECSS Congress Praque 2019
Mrs Nantia Patera
Feldblumenweg 26
50858 Cologne - Germany
ECSS Congress Praque 2019

Phone availability after 15th April 2019

  • Monday and Tuesday: 10:00 - 12:00
  • Friday: 14:00 - 16:00 CET
  • (Central European Time)