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January 2021

We have compiled a listing of prize opportunities. To view the complete list, please click here: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/research/prize_opportunities.html

Upcoming Deadlines for January, February and March


The Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize for Biology or Biochemistry
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Awarded via Columbia University, this prize honors a scientific investigator, or group of investigators, whose contributions to knowledge in either of biology or biochemistry are deemed worthy of special recognition.
Amount of award: None
Deadline: 1/26/22

AAMC Award for Excellence in Medical Education
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Extraordinary contributions to the medical education community
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 1/28/22

AAMC Award for Distinguished Research in the Biomedical Sciences
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Honors outstanding biomedical research related to health and disease.
Amount of award: $5,000
Deadline: 1/28/22

AAMC/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation David E. Rogers Award
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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: 1/28/22

Japan Prize
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Category changes yearly. The 2023 Japan Prize in the field of "Life Science" is awarded to an individual(s) who have significantly contributed to the creation, development, and dissemination of scientific and technological breakthroughs that enable the sustainable development of human society in harmony with the ecosystem, or to its potential for great advances in the future.
Amount of award: 50 million yen
Deadline: 1/31/22; Prize is awarded in January of following year


Lasker Medical Research Awards
Visit Lasker Foundation website
There are three awards: the Basic Medical Research Award ($150K), Clinical Medical Amount of award: Research Award ($150K) and the Special Achievement in Medical Science Award ($150K).
Deadline: 2/7/22


Keio Medical Science Prize
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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: 3/7/22

Robert Bing Prize
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Awarded every two years to young scientists (age 45 and under) who have done outstanding work which has helped in the recognition, treatment and cure of neurological diseases who will be encouraged by this prize to do further research.
Deadline: 3/15/22 (awarded every 2 years)

King Faisal International Prize for Medicine
Visit King Faisal International Prize website
Category changes yearly. The category for 2023 is "Pandemics and Vaccine Development" and nominees should be widely recognized for contributions to the topic area.
Amount of award: $200,000
Deadline: 3/31/22

Marion Spencer Fay Award
Visit Drexel Medicine website
The Award goes annually to a woman physician or scientist who has made an exceptionally significant contribution to health care as a practitioner, medical educator, administrator or research scientist. Awarded by the Drexel University College of Medicine Institute for Women's Health and Leadership.
Amount of award: $10,000
Deadline: 3/27/22


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January 2021 articles:
Essential Information for Human Subjects Research Teams Related to COVID-19
Fundamentals of Research Coordination: A Course for Research Staff
Coronavirus Research Billing Notices and FAQ
Managing Investigational Product Returns from Research Participants
Update to Organization Policy on Registration of Clinical Trials
Changes in HSR Recertification
Update on Insurance and Research Participant Financial Responsibility Information Sheet: Signature No Longer Required
Change in JHM IRB Review Fees for Commercially-Funded Studies
Data and Safety Monitoring Board Training Manual Now Available
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Fundamentals: Understanding and Applying GCP to Human Subject Research
Fee Schedule Adjustment for Hospital Services Charged to Clinical Trial Budgets
Changes to NIH-funded Human Subjects Research
Free Resources for Longitudinal Clinical Research Studies
JHM IRB Reliance Requests
Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation
Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network
Visit Animal Care and Use Committee Website
Current Classes
"Interinstitutional Assurance" Agreement
Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) presents: Safety in Research Updates
New Year! New Inspection Items!
BioRAFT Chemical Registry
Johns Hopkins 2021-22 Flu Campaign
Johns Hopkins Occupational Health Services
Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC) policies
COVID-19 Funding Opportunities
The Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering
Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Updated Guidance from NIH on COVID-19 Flexibilities for Applicants and Recipients
COVID-19 and Research Updates
Point of Contact for NIH Loan Repayment Program
JHU SOM Update on NIH Policy on Foreign Involvement
Disclosure of Payments from Foreign Educational Institutions and Government Agencies
Institutional Letter of Support Required for Institutional Training Grant Applications
NIH Policy on Foreign Component Involvement
NIH Policy: Foreign Components Added to a Grant to a Domestic or Foreign Organization

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