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Alpha1 Science Awards

Call for proposals for CSL Behring DACH Region 2022.

A1 Science Awards
CSL Behring will this year grant for the first-time awards for aspiring clinicians and scientists for their clinical and research projects in the field of Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (AATD).

The purpose of the Alpha1 Science Awards is to benefit the patients suffering from AATD, improving their lives through driving innovations withing the field of AATD and promoting the next generation of AATD specialists addressing patients’ needs.

The awards are reserved for early career clinicians and scientists who hold a medical or a natural scientific degree, without a leading function, and will be rewarded for either basic research projects or clinical projects in the field of AATD. Applicants with less than five years of faculty experience will be preferred. The research or clinical work must have been conducted in Germany, Austria or Switzerland and submitted in German or English language. The awards will only be granted for work that has not been published yet, or has only been published within the last 12 months before application deadline. The overall dotation of all selected projects is planned to consist of total 20.000 €.

To apply, following documents have to be submitted until April 30th 2022 in pdf format per email to alpha1scienceawards@cslbehring.com.

  • Application form obtained from CSL Behring
  • Short summary / Abstract
  • Manuscript of research/clinical work
  • CV with list of publications

The awards will be granted during the CSL Behring Symposium at the DGP congress on May 25th 2022 in Leipzig. The winners will be notified in advance.

Further information:

The application form from CSL Behring and further information can be found at www.pneumologie.de/dgp and at www.alpha-1-center.org. The e-mail address for submission of proposals and questions is alpha1scienceawards@cslbehring.com

We are very much looking forward to your submissions! Good luck!


Medical Affairs DACH Region
CSL Behring GmbH