An annual award can be given by WEFTA to scientists who have contributed significantly and outstanding to the fields of seafood processing, applied seafood science, aquaculture, seafood technology and/or health effects from seafood and who have supported WEFTA and worked effectively for the benefit of WEFTA. The award consists of a certificate and a gift. Further, the award winner is entitled to visit the following WEFTA meeting without paying a fee. As an option to this, the award winner can also choose to bring a young scientist from her/his institute for free. The award will be presented at the official banquet of the annual meeting by the Chairperson of the Award Committee. The year after the award has been received the award winner is invited to give a WEFTA award lecture about her/his research. Deadline submission nomination candidates is 15th May.
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