Call for Nominations: 2017 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences
The FNIH is calling for nominations to the 2017 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences. Now entering its fifth year, this prestigious medal and $100,000 honorarium are presented by the FNIH to an outstanding, young biomedical investigator. The prize is made possible by a generous gift from FNIH Board member Ann Lurie.
Deadline: September 14, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. EDT
- Nomination by a member of an accredited educational and/or scientific institution (No self-nominations).
- Candidates must be 52 or younger on January 1, 2017.
- Candidates may be nominated for achievements at any point in the research spectrum, from basic research to clinical trials.
The FNIH will announce the winner in early 2017 and present the prize at the FNIH Award Ceremony on May 17, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Representatives from the National Institutes of Health, FNIH Board of Directors, biomedical and pharmaceutical industries, business leaders and philanthropists will attend the celebration.