Travel Award 2019 (800 CHF)
We are inviting applications for four Travel Awards for young investigators in sustainable environment, sustainable economy, sustainable energy, and sustainable urban communities to support their attendance at a conference in 2019. The Awards will consist of 800 Swiss Francs each. The nominations and applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee organized by Sustainability Editorial Board. We would be happy if you could share this information with your colleagues.
Evaluation Committee Chair
Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen
–– Applicants must be PhD students, postdoctoral fellows, or young faculty members working in at least one of the following fields: sustainable environment, sustainable economy, sustainable energy, and sustainable urban communities. For further information about the journal, please refer to (http://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability).
–– Applicants must plan to participate in an international conference in 2019 to present their research (oral or poster presentation).
Applicants are required to submit the following documents:
–– Outline of current and future work (500 words).
–– CV, including a complete list of publications in 2018.
–– The conference that is planned to be attended in the period 1 January–31 December 2019 and the abstract of the oral or poster presentation for the conference.
–– A letter of recommendation, preferably from a senior researcher.
We welcome nominations and applications for this award until 20 November 2018.
Nomination and application materials of eligible candidates should be submitted with the subject “2019 Sustainability Travel Award—*your research interest*” via the link (http://www.mdpi.com/ journal/sustainability/awards). The winners will be informed via email and also announced on the homepage of Sustainability by the end of 2018.
Young Investigator Award 2018 (2,000 CHF)
We are pleased to announce the “2018 Sustainability Young Investigator Award”. All nominations and applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee led by the
Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen.
Eligibility and Requirements:
1. Hold an earned Ph.D. degree.
2. Be 35 years age or under (as of 31 December 2018)
3. Have conducted ground-breaking sustainability research and made a significant contribution to the advancement of the field of sustainability.
4. Priority will be given to applicants who publish papers in Sustainability in 2018.
List of Documents for Application:
1. Detailed Curriculum Vitae including an updated publication list and a list of the researcher’s research grants.
2. Detailed 2018 publication list including authors, title and journal.
3. List of conferences the candidate attended in 2018 and the research results presented.
4. Scanned copy of doctorate certificate.
5. Signed nomination letters from two established senior scientists.
The award will consist of:
1. 2000 Swiss Francs
2. An engraved plaque
We welcome nominations and applications for this award until 31 December 2018.
Nomination and application materials of eligible candidates should be submitted with the subject via the link (http://www.mdpi.com/ journal/sustainability/awards). The winner will be announced in February 2019.
The Sustainability Editor-in-chief, Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen, the Editorial Board and the Editorial Team gratefully acknowledge all those who have kindly given their time to referee papers submitted to Sustainability, and are delighted to announce the winners of the Sustainability Outstanding Reviewer Awards for 2017. The criteria used for the selection of the winning reviewers were quantity, quality and speed of reviews.
Congratulations to the following referees who have been selected to receive an ‘Outstanding Reviewer Award’ in recognition of their significant contributions over the past year:
Rui Cunha Marques, University of Lisbon
Miguel Amado, University of Lisbon
John Coulter, Griffith University
Yongrok Choi, Inha University