Scientific paper award for young scientists


The Alpro Foundation scientific paper award honors a young scientific researcher (under 36 years old) as the first author of a research paper on the impact of plant-based eating on health and/or the environment.


The prize is 2500€ for the first author.


Eligibility criteria:

  • Paper must be published in a peer-reviewed journal
  • Paper must be written in English (abstract and entire publication)
  • Studies evaluating the impact of the whole diet are scored highest
  • Papers dealing with in vitro and/or animal experiments are not eligible
  • Paper must be published in 2021 or final version must be accepted in 2021 for publication
  • First author must be affiliated to an European University or an European public sector organization
  • First author must be younger than 36 years (Date of Birth January 1st 1986 or later)
  • No shared first authorships permitted
  • Grant holders of an Alpro Foundation research grant are not eligible for this award

Submission Deadline: 31 January 2022

Members of the jury