|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 July
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Award for Humanitarian
Contributions to the Health of Humankind
Awarded by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. Criteria
are based on legislative or administrative contributions, humanitarian
service; and or public education activities.
Amount of award: Steuben glass award
Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement
Awarded by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases; recognizes
scientists who have made outstanding contributions to the understanding
of infectious diseases or public health. Some of the criteria on which
selection is based include: excellence in clinical and/or research activities,
participation in the training of future leaders in the field, positive
impact on the health of humankind.
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.
The call for nominations for the 2021 Tyler Prize
will open in May of 2020.
Amount of award: $200,000
American Association for Cancer Research
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
Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science
Awarded to a woman who has made significant advances in the biological
sciences and who has contributed positively to the mentorship of other
women in science.
Amount of award: $25,000
Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences
Wiley Prize website
This prize is intended to recognize contributions that have opened new
fields of research, or advanced novel concepts or their applications
in a particular biomedical discipline.
Amount of award: $25,000
Wolf Prizes in Agriculture, Chemistry,
Mathematics, Medicine, Physics
Wolf Prize website
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
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