The 2017 Chesneau prize was awarded to Rachael Rottenbacher.

The nominations are closed. Please come back here at the end of 2018.


The nominations are open until January 15th, 2017.


Candidates having obtained their PhD degree in 2015 and 2016 can be nominated (no self-nomination).


The provided documents must include :

A nomination letter stating the originality and the potential impact of the nominated work and candidate

A supporting letter from a second scientist

A CV of the nominee

the publication list of the nominee

The phD thesis of the nominee


Nomination must be received at Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser. by January 15, 2017, together with the pdf files needed.


More information on the prize here.


Should you need further information please contact us at the same address.