At every IOA event, several awards are presented to recognise special contributions.

Please spread this information broadly among the students that are working in the field of ozone and advanced oxidation and invite them to apply to the prizes.

To encourage young researchers, the Scientific Committee will select and award several prizes to the best papers presented by doctorate students.

All are invited to apply before the Congress opening!

To apply, just tick the box in the file IOA26 Confirmation and Agreement for publication.

In addition, the European African Asian Australasian  group of the International Ozone Assopciation will  award the the Willy Masschelein Prize for the best PhD thesis that has been issued within the past 4 years (1st April 2019 up to 31st March 2023) at the occasion of the next World Congress.

The Willy Masschelein Prize is an award for original research revealing some unprecedent knowledge on any of the fundamental aspects of the industrial generation and the applications of ozone and advanced oxidation systems.

The application process is now open. The winner will receive the prize at the 26th IOA World Ozone Congress in Milan which will take place from 2 to 7 July 2023. The amount of the prize is 4 000 € which includes all expenses for the travel, stay, registration of the winner for his attendance at the congress.

The deadline for receiving applications from PhD students will be 21 May 2023. Any application should be made according to the rules.

Apply by 21 May!