European Science Writers Award 2016

The prize-giving-ceremony for the European Science Writers Award 2016 was held on 25 July 2016 in Central Convention Complex at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF 2016) in Manchester, UK.

Dr Wilhelm Krull, the secretary general of EuroScience Stiftung, awarded one senior science writer and two junior science writers, for their outstanding achievements for the promotion of science journalism.


Senior award (3500€):

Nuala Moran, Managing Editor of Science|Business, London, UK

Junior award (1500€ each):

Pawel Gorecki, Polish editor of Harvard Business Review Polska

Ed Yong, a British science journalist. Founder of a blog “Not Exactly Rocket Science” as part of the “National GeographicPhenomena” blog network.


  • Nuala Moran
  • EuroScience president - Lauritz Holm Nielsen
  • Pawel Gorecki
  • Ed Yong
  • Wilhelm Krull
  • EuroScience stand
  • Opening Ceremony