|PRIZE OPPORTUNITIES -
We have compiled a listing of prize opportunities.
To view the complete list, please click here: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/research/ora/funding/tools/prize_opportunities.
Upcoming Deadlines for August,
September and October
Wolf Prizes in Agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics,
A person cannot be nominated by himself/herself; the prize is awarded
to individuals, not institutions, and it is presented to the recipient
in person in Jerusalem. The nominators are therefore requested not to
propose any candidate who, to the best of their knowledge, may not be
able to attend the Ceremony.
Amount of award: $100,000
The Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International
Award for Cancer Research
Recognizes individuals who have made a major scientific discovery in
basic cancer research OR who have made significant contributions to
translational cancer research.
Amount of award: $75,000
John and Alice Tyler Prize for Environmental
Prizes are awarded for any one of the following: the protection, maintenance,
improvement or understanding of an ecological or an environmental condition
anywhere in the world; the discovery, further development, improvement,
or understanding of known or new sources of energy; medical discoveries
or achievement with such worldwide implications that they significantly
benefit environmental aspects of human health. Self nominations are
Amount of award: $200,000
March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology
Awarded to investigators whose research has profoundly advanced the
science that underlies our understanding of birth defects.
Amount of award: $250,000
InBev-Baillet Latour Health Prize
Category changes yearly. The 2011 theme is "Infectious Diseases".
The Prize is awarded to a scientist active in biomedical research and/or
its practical applications for human health.
Amount of award: Euro 150,000
Gairdner Foundation International Award
The Awards are for basic biomedical and clinical research and recognize
and reward individuals whose seminal discoveries and major scientific
contributions constitute tangible and significant achievement in biomedical
Amount of award: $30,000CN
Dickson Prize in Medicine
Awarded by the University of Pittsburgh to the leading American investigator
in biomedical research. Strong preference for researchers doing pioneering,
paradigm-shifting work that is not yet highly rewarded as it undoubtedly
will be someday.
Amount of award: $50,000
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