This prize is intended for a young research scientist who has recently presented a thesis in the field of lipids


  1. A prize is offered by the GERLI to reward a thesis realized in a French academic laboratory in the field of lipids or lipoproteins.

  2. It is intended for a research scientist who has presented during the preceding calendar a doctoral thesis .

  3. The prize money is fixed each year by the executive committee of the GERLI. Its amount is 1500 euros this year. There is no obligation that a prize be awarded every year.

  4. The commission who will judge the quality of the theses submitted and award the prize is constituted by the Advisory Board of the GERLI.

  5. The commission meets to examine the candidate theses before the annual meeting of the GERLI.

  6. The laureate is designated by secret vote of the absolute majority of the members of the Advisory Board present.

  7. The prize will be given to the laureate during the annual meeting after presentation of his work. In the possible absence of meeting, the prize will be given during a session of the advisory board.

  8. The laureate must be registered as a GERLI member when he receives his prize.

Candidates for the GERLI 2017 Prize must submit the following documents before  : 15th of May 2017

1.  to the secretarial office of the GERLI:

Secrétariat du GERLI
Institut de Biologie Moléculaire des Plantes (IBMP-CNRS)
12, rue du Général Zimmer
F-67084 Strasbourg Cedex

- A copy on paper of the thesis (registered in the preceeding year)

2.  to the following address :

- A set of reprints (pdf format)

- A curriculum vitae (pdf format)

Prize-winners will have the opportunity to present their work at the next congress 


GERLI Prizes 2016

- Quang Huy LÊ : " Rôle des lipides oxydés dans la régulation de l'activation plaquettaire par les lipoprotéines de haute densité (HDL) plasmatiques et implication dans le diabète de type 2" under the direction of Philippe Moulin & Catherine Calzada - INSERM U1060, Laboratoire CarMeN, INSA-Lyon.

- Alicia CONTET : "Caractérisation biochimique et biophysique des deux cytidylyltransférases de Plasmopodium falciparum, enzymes clés du métabolisme des phospholipides" under the direction of Rachel CERDAN - Dynamique des Interactions Membranaires Normales et Pathologiques, Université de Montpellier