Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists
LOIs due to OVPR by October 10, 2022
The Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists recognize the country’s most promising faculty-rank researchers in the Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry. One Blavatnik Laureate in each disciplinary category will receive $250,000 in unrestricted funds.
- Have been born in or after 1981.
- Hold a doctorate degree (PhD, DPhil, MD, DDS, DVM, etc.).
- Currently hold a tenured or tenured-track academic faculty position, or equivalent, at an invited institution in the United States.
- Currently conduct research as a principal investigator in one of the disciplinary categories in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, or Chemistry.
NOMINATION OF UNDERREPRESENTED POPULATIONS IN STEM
This is a LIMITED SUBMISSION GRANT OPPORTUNITY. Candidates for the 2023 Blavatnik National Awards must be nominated by their institutions. Each institution may submit up to three nominations, one in each disciplinary category of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering, and Chemistry. WSU’s official designee for this funding opportunity is the Vice President for Research. Self-nominations are not allowed. Nominees do not submit their own nomination materials and should direct all questions to their institution’s official nominator.
TO BE CONSIDERED, please submit a one page Letter of Intent and abbreviated CV via InfoReady HERE by 5 PM on October 10, 2022.
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