On behalf of the organizing team of the Battery Innovation Days 2023, I am glad to inform recent PhD graduates in the field of battery technologies and research that they can APPLY for the Young Research Award – deadline July 7th 2023!

The Battery Young Research Award honours academic excellence and scientific advancements in battery research, the award is organised within the framework of the Battery Innovation Days on 14 &15 November 2023 in Bordeaux, France, where the winner will be invited to present their thesis.


  • A dedicated session where the candidate will have a speaking slot to present their thesis 
  • A free ticket to the full event
  • Travel and accommodation expenses
  • A Trophy
  • A voucher worth 1000€
  • Visibility in the European battery landscape
  • Networking opportunities with key experts in the battery field


PhD graduates applying for the Battery Young Research Award must:

  • Have successfully delivered their thesis between July 2021 and June 2023;
  • Have written or fully translated their thesis in English 
  • Have successfully delivered their thesis to a European Research Institute; or be a European student who delivered their thesis to a University outside the EU


To enter the competition, candidates are invited to submit HERE the following material inEnglish :

  • Your full thesis 
  • A two-page abstract presenting the most important aims and conclusions of the dissertation;  
  • 1 minute and 30 seconds video that best explains your doctorate work ;
  • A letter of recommendation (2 pages max) from the supervisor

We encourage you to take part in this award and we wish you good luck on your thesis submission!