Charlotte Anderson Travel Award

Purpose - to support the expenses of up to €5,000 of a Young Investigator (less than 10 years practice in the field of paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology or nutrition) who is a member of ESPGHAN and wishes to travel and visit another unit for the purposes of learning a new technique, of carrying out a short project or of observing a different system at work.

The award is presented at the Annual Meetings of ESPGHAN. The next award will be awarded in 2020 and will be presented at the Closing Cermony during the Annual Meeting 2020.


Closing date for applications: 31 December 2019 (prior to the year of the AGM at which the award will be presented). 

Applications should include the following:

  • application form
  • brief CV
  • brief description of the Project (no more than 1 side of A4)

and should be emailed to


Please download your Expense Claim Form and send to office@espghan together with all relevant receipts.


  • 2019: James Ashton
  • 2018: Andreia Nita Link
  • 2017: Caroline Hogen-Esch Veldhuis 
  • 2015: Ilan Koppen
  • 2013: Paolo Quitadamo and Tim GJ de Meij
  • 2011: Johan Van Limbergen
  • 2010: Laetitia-Marie Petit
  • 2009: Massimiliano Paganelli
  • 2008: Andrea Schwarzer
  • 2007: Holm Ulhrig
  • 2005: Ulrich Meizner
  • 2004: No award