Grants and Prizes
The Federation offers grants and prizes to reward the pain research community.
The EFIC-Grünenthal-Grant (E-G-G)
The EFIC-Grünenthal-Grant (E-G-G) is a research grant scheme awarded by the European Pain Federation EFIC and generously sponsored by the pharmaceutical company Grünenthal GmbH These biennial grants totalling € 200,000 are supporting young scientists early in their career to carry out innovative clinical pain research in any member country of the European Pain Federation EFIC®.Individual research grants are valued at up to € 40,000 per project for a duration of up to two years.
The European Journal of Pain (EJP) is the official journal of the European Pain Federation EFIC®. It is a multi-disciplinary, international journal that aims to be a global forum on all aspects of pain research and pain management. The journal publishes clinical and basic science research papers relevant to all aspects of pain and its management, including specialties such as anaesthesia, dentistry, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, palliative care, pharmacology, physiology, psychiatry, psychology and rehabilitation; socio-economic aspects of pain are also covered.
The EJP award rewards the best articles published in the journal every two years. Winners are chosen by the Editorial Board and the Research Committee of EFIC.
There are two categories of award:
- Basis/Translational Research
- Clinical Research
Winners are provided with 2500 euros each, as well as registration and costs for the EFIC congress
We encourage you to publish your paper in the EJP and to have the chance to win the award.