ESMO Awards

2019 ESMO Awards nomination

We are pleased to announce that nominations for the 2019 ESMO Awards are now open. Nominations may be made by any ESMO member (except undergraduate medical or science student members) until the deadline of 30 April 2019, by completing the online nomination form (click button below).”

Nominate your candidate here

Do you already have an idea?

Do you already have an idea of who to nominate? If you are not sure who to nominate, you can use a decision tree for inspiration!

ESMO Awards Decision Tree


ESMO Awards

ESMO has developed several awards that recognise excellence in the field of oncology.


ESMO Award   ESMO Lifetime Achievement Award

ESMO Award for Translational Research   ESMO Women for Oncology Award

ESMO Awards 2018

Other ESMO Awards

For the awards below, candidates are nominated by the Scientific Committee of the meeting at which they are presented. ESMO Award for Immuno-Oncology: established in memory of Georges Mathé, the award will be presented during the ESMO Immuno-Oncology Congress where the recipient will deliver a keynote lecture during the opening ceremony. Heine H. Hansen Award: awarded by ESMO and IASLC at the European Lung Cancer Conference (ELCC) where the winner will deliver a presentation during the opening ceremony.*All ESMO members are eligible to nominate candidates with the exception of student members (undergraduate medical and science students)