The Nevin S. Scrimshaw Prize is open for nominations. The new prize from IUNS honours a nutrition scientist who is 15 years or less past completing their highest degree for exceptional contributions to the field of nutrition. In addition to a monetary award of $5000, the prize winner will present a plenary lecture at the IUNS – ICN in Tokyo. Closing date: 19 June 2022.


The award recognises early-career nutrition scientists, whether working in academia, policy or industry, who show great potential to be future leaders in the field. Applications are welcome from any country. Applicants are required to complete an application form and submit an abstract that could be turned into a mini-review describing an emerging area of human… Read more »


World Obesity Day World Obesity Day is a global event, held annually on March 4 to bring people together to raise awareness and increase knowledge about obesity and the many other diseases on which it impacts. Aligned Worldwide The European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) and the European Coalition for People Living with… Read more »


Application deadlines are approaching for these opportunities for early career nutritionists from EASO. Early Career Network Winter School in Napoli, Italy ‘Hot Topics in Obesity’ Application Deadline – December 29th, 2021 EASO Early Career Awards Application Deadline – January 31st, 2022 Early Career Network Awards in Basic Science, Clinical Research, Public Health and Childhood Obesity… Read more »