IOF Young Investigator Nutrition Research Grants

The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) is pleased to announce that it will offer grants to young researchers (aged 40 years or younger) in recognition of the best research abstracts submitted to the WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2023 Barcelona Congress.

The five Grants of 1000 EUR each will recognize research excellence in the field of nutrition and musculoskeletal health and will be presented for the best abstracts submitted to WCO-IOF-ESCEO Barcelona 2023 which provide new insights into nutrition and musculoskeletal metabolism or clinical aspects of nutrition and bone health. Research may cover topics such as calcium,
vitamin D, protein, micronutrients, and probiotics, among others.

Eligibility and Application Information

  • The applicant must be the first author of the abstract and must be 40 years old or younger at the time of submission.
  • Abstracts must be submitted by February 20th, 2023 on
  • Award applications must be submitted by February 20th, 2023.
  • With your email, please include a copy of your submitted abstract, and a scanned copy of your ID or passport, showing your date of birth.


The WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2023 Congress will also offer these Young Investigator Awards: ESCEO-IOF Young Investigator Awards (20 awards of 1000€ each) and the ESCEO-AGNOVOS Healthcare Young Investigator Awards (10 awards of 2000€ each). Be sure to  submit your abstract and apply by February 20th!)