2022.9.11.SUN-16.FRI Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo, Japan

Awards and Prizes for young researchers and students

The following Awards and Prizes are established at IVC-22 for young researchers and postgraduate students. The applicants should be the presenting authors of papers at IVC-22, and their age will be checked by ID cards onsite if necessary. The reviewers for selection are members of the organizing/program committees and keynote/invited speakers.

One can apply for both of No.1 and No. 2 below if the respective required conditions are fulfilled. In such a case, the respective application forms should be submitted separately.

No. 3 below is only for members of The Japan Society of Vacuum and Surface Science (JVSS). The applicants to No. 3 can apply also to No. 1 and/or No. 2 if the respective required conditions are fulfilled. In such a case, the respective application forms should be submitted separately.

No. 1 : IUVSTA- Elsevier Student Awards for IVC-22

Application conditions

Postgraduate students within seven years of obtaining the first degree. An application form with a sign of the supervisor is required to submit at the abstract submission.

Selection Procedure

The abstract of the planned presentation (oral or poster) are reviewed.
Around ten winners in total will be selected.

Awarding

The winners will receive the notification by July 1, 2022. The winners will be awarded, with the certificate and cash (JPY 50,000, about 450 USD) for each, at the opening ceremony of IVC-22. If the winner does not come to Sapporo for presentation, the award is canceled.

How to apply

Please fill in the following application form and upload the application form via the abstract submission page.

No. 2 : Prizes under name of sponsors*

There are two categolies, each of which is for young researchers and for students.

Application conditions for "Young Researcher Prizes under name of sponsors*"

Researchers of 32 years old or younger as of September 1, 2022. An application form is required to submit at the abstract submission.

Application conditions for "Student Prizes under name of sponsors*"

Postgraduate students in any Universities and Institutes, which will be checked by the student ID onsite. An application form is required to submit at the abstract submission.

Selection Procedure

Oral or poster presentations are reviewed by the referees in the audience.

Awarding

The prize winners, around 10 in total, will be awarded at the Banquet, with the certificate and cash (JPY 50,000, about 450 USD) for each.

*The names of sponsors will be announced on this Web page

How to apply

Please fill in the following application form and upload the application form via the abstract submission page.

No. 3 : Excellent Presentation Awards from JVSS(日本表面真空学会 講演奨励賞)

These prizes are only for young members of JVSS, The Japan Society of Vacuum and Surface Science (日本表面真空学会).

Click here to register as a member the JVSS (The Japan Society of Vacuum and Surface Science):
https://jvss.smoosy.atlas.jp/admission/agreement

There are three categories, each of which is for emerging researchers (新進研究者部門), for young researchers (若手研究者部門) and for students (学生部門).

Application conditions, selection procedure, and awarding are the same as in the domestic annual meeting.

How to apply

Please fill in the following application form and upload the application form via the abstract submission page.

IUVSTA Ebara Award selected by the IUVSTA committee

Please visit IUVSTA web site ( https://iuvsta.org/iuvsta-ebara-award/)