Honors/Awards

Yiota Poirazi
 

  • Elected EMBO member, June 2017
  • Visiting Fellow, NeuroCure Cluster of Excellence, April 2016 - April 2018
  • Young Scientist and ERC Ambassador at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions, Dalian, China, September 2015
  • Elected member of the Young Academy of Europe, 2015
  • FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence Scholar. This is a prestigious network of 30 outstanding young European neuroscientists that represent the most talented scholars among their peer group, 2014
  • Young Scientist award and ERC Ambassador at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions, Tianjin, China, 2014
  • “Manolis Christofidis” Young Investigator Award of the Cyprus Democratic Party, given by the President of the Government Nikos Anastasiadis. 2 Panayiota Poirazi, 2014
  • Nominated by EMBO to join AcademiaNET - Expert Database of Outstanding Female Scientists and Scholars, established by Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Nature Publication Group, 2013
  • European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant (2012-2017), 2012
  • Marie Curie Individual Outgoing Fellowship of the European Commission (2008-2010) 2008
  • Young Investigator of the Network of European Neuroscience Institutes (ENINET), 2007-2014
  • EMBO Young Investigator Award (2005-2008), 2004
  • Marie Curie Individual Fellowship of the European Commission (2002-2004), 2002
  • IBRO Advanced Course in Computational Neuroscience Fellowship. Trieste, Italy, 2001
  • Fred S. Grodins’ Graduate Research Award for outstanding original research by a Biomedical Engineering graduate student, University of Southern California, 2000
  • Myronis Fellowship for graduate studies at the University of Southern California based on academic excellence, 1996 - 2000
  • The A.G. Levendis Foundation fellowship for graduate studies in the United States, based on academic excellence, 1996 - 2000
  • Highest G.P.A. Award for graduating with the highest G.P.A in the School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Cyprus, during the academic year, 1995-1996
  • Themistocle Dervi's Award for academic excellence in the Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Cyprus, 1995
  • Academic Staff Award for academic excellence, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Cyprus, 1995
  • Stelios Pichorides Award for ranking 1st in the Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Cyprus during the academic year, 1994
  • Aritemi Foundation Scholarship Award for ranking 1 st in the School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Cyprus during the academic year, 1993 - 1994

 

Athanasia Papoutsi
 

  • Invited Oral presentation, CNS, 2015
  • Scholarship for ranking 1st, Brain and Mind Master Program, 2008
  • Best Poster Award, Hellenic Society for Neuroscience, 2008
  • Maria-Michail Manassaki Scholarship, based on academic excellence, 2007-2008 
  • Maria-Michail Manassaki Scholarship, based on academic excellence, 2006-2007
  • Onassis Foundation Travel Award, The Onassis Foundation Science Lecture Series, 2007
     

George Kastellakis
 

  • Best Poster Award, Hellenic Society for Neuroscience Meeting, 2010
  • Young Travel Fund Grant, Federation of European Biochemical Societies, 2010

 

Spiros Chavlis
 

  • Scholarship for participation at "The Brain Prize course. The Hippocampus: from Circuits to Cognition"

  • AREADNE 2016: Abstract was chosen for oral presentation

 

Panagiotis Bozelos
 

  • Bodossaki Foundation Award Scholarship to attend Seminar Lectures in Biology & Medicine, based on acanemic excellence, 2012
  • Bodossakis Foundation Scholarship for post­graduate research at PhD level, based on acanemic excellence, 2012
  • Latsis Foundation Scholarship for graduate research in the field of Life Sciences, 2011

 

Alexandra Tzilivaki
 

  • Travel Grant by the Hellenic Society for Neuroscience for poster presentation in FENS forum 2016 in Copenhagen Denmark, 2016
  • Alexander C. Onassis Benefit Foundation Scholarship, based on academic excellence, 2016
  • First selected student to attend the Master Program "Molecular Biology and Biomedicine" coordinated by the University of Crete and the IMBB-FORTH, 2015
  • Highest G.P.A. Award for graduating with the highest G.P.A in the Biology Department University of Crete, 2015
  • Awarded by Google with the Google Europe Scholarship for Computer Science Students, based on academic excellence, leadership skills and demonstrated passion for Computer Science, 2015
  • Young Researcher Award for the selection to participate in the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany, based on academic excellence, 2014
  • Travel Fellowship by the Alexander C. Onassis Benefit Foundation for attending the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting, 2014
  • Vardinoyianneio Foundation Scholarship, based on academic excellence, 2013

 

Thodoris Tamiolakis
 

  • ''Ialemou Kyprianidi" Inheritance fund/scholarship recipient

  • Invited Oral presentation, H-BIO 10