Are you a young scientist active in low dose research? Apply for the MELODI Award!


MELODI (Multidisciplinary European Low Dose Initiative) is a European Platform dedicated to low dose radiation risk research. Each year, the MELODI Board rewards a young researcher active in this field. The award consists of 4.000 euros and will be officially announced at the annual MELODI Workshop, organized in Barcelona, Spain, October 7-9, 2014.


The MELODI Award is annually organized to raise more attention for research in the domain of low doses of ionising radiation in a broader sense, and to stimulate young researchers to publish in this domain.

How to apply?

The terms and conditions to apply for the MELODI Award are set in the official announcement:

Rules for administration of a MELODI Award

Application deadline: June 30, 2014


SCK•CEN is one of the MELODI key members. Frank Hardeman (SCK•CEN Environment Health and Safety Institute Manager) is Secretary of the MELODI Board.

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