March 2013
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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.
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Upcoming Deadlines for March, April and May


MARCH

Keio Medical Science Prize
http://www.ms-fund.keio.ac.jp/prize/index.html
The Keio Medical Science Prize is awarded to researchers in recognition of their outstanding achievements in the field of medical sciences or life sciences in the hope that it will ultimately contribute to the peace and prosperity of humankind.
Amount of award: 20 million yen (conversion approx.= $180,310 US)
Deadline: 3/21/13

Louis and Artur Lucian Award
http://www.mcgill.ca/lucianaward/
This award honors outstanding research in the field of circulatory diseases by a scientific investigator or group of investigators whose contribution to knowledge in this field is deemed worthy of special recognition.
Amount of award: $50,000 (Canadian)
Deadline: 3/22/13


APRIL

National Medal of Science
https://www.fastlane.nsf.gov/honawards/
medalHome.do;jsessionid=a2303125961124680389809

The Nation's highest honor for scientists and engineers, this Presidential Award is given to individuals "deserving of special recognition by reason of their outstanding contributions to knowledge in the physical, biological, mathematical, or engineering sciences."
Deadline: 4/1/13

Paul Marks Prize for Cancer Research
http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/53983.cfm
Recognizes significant contributions to the basic understanding and treatment of cancer by young investigators. This is the first major prize for most of the winners, who are no more than 45 years old. Awarded every two years; no award in 2008.
Amount of award: $150,000
Deadline: 4/30/13


MAY

J. Allyn Taylor International Prize
http://www.robarts.ca/j-allyn-taylor-prize
Category changes yearly. Awarded by the Robarts Research Institute, the 2013 Taylor Prize will be granted to a scientist who has made outstanding contributions in the area of Cardiovascular Resarch.
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 5/1/13

King Faisal International Prize for Medicine
http://www.kff.com/EN01/KFIP/KFIPIndex.html
Category changes yearly. The category for 2014 is "Noninvasive Diagnosis of Fetal Diseases" and nominees should be widely recognized for contributions to the topic area.
Amount of award: $200,000
Deadline: 5/1/13

AAMC
https://www.aamc.org/initiatives/awards

Herbert W. Nickens, M.D. Award is given to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to promoting justice in medical education and health care.
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 5/3/13

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award recognizes a medical school faculty physician who exemplifies the qualities of a caring and compassionate mentor in the teaching and advising of medical students.
Amount of award: $5,000
Deadline: 5/3/13

Abraham Flexner Award for extraordinary contributions to the medical education community
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 5/3/13

The Award for Distinguished Research in the Biomedical Sciences honors outstanding biomedical research related to health and disease.
Amount of award: $5,000
Deadline: 5/3/13

The David E. Rogers Award is granted annually to a member of a medical school faculty who has made major contributions to improving the health and health care of the American people
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 5/3/13

Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Service is presented annually to a member institution or organization with a longstanding, major institutional commitment to addressing community needs.
Deadline: 5/3/13

The Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teaching Awards recognize the significant contributions to medical education made by gifted teachers.
Amount of award: $10,000, $5,000 to institution
Deadline: 5/3/13

Prince Mahidol Award
http://www.princemahidolaward.org/display-news.en.php?id=2013-02-15 19:56:26
One award for outstanding performance and/or research in the field of medicine for the benefit of mankind, and the other for outstanding contribution in the field of public health for the sake of the well-being of the peoples.
Amount of award: $100,000
Deadline: 5/31/13

 

 

 

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New Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Grant Competition: 2013 Innovations in Clinical Research Award in Sickle Cell Disease
National Marfan Foundation Early Investigator Grant Program - Request for Proposals
National Marfan Foundation/Canadian Marfan Association Faculty Grant Program - Request for Proposals
Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) Prof. R. Rahamimoff Travel Grants for Young Scientists
Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) Research Grants

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