List of Distinguished Awards and Prizes

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Title: Lurie Prize in the Biomedical Sciences

The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) will present the sixth annual Lurie Prize, an award recognizing outstanding achievement by a promising young scientist in biomedical research.

Nomination Deadline: 09/15/2017
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Prize Amount: $100,000

Title: AACR Awards

This award has been established by the American Association for Cancer Research and Eli Lilly and Company to acknowledge and catalyze the growing importance of interdisciplinary teams to the understanding of cancer and/or the translation of research discoveries into clinical cancer applications. Proactive interaction between academic and industry researchers is particularly crucial to continue progress and accelerate drug development.

Nomination Deadline: 09/15/2017
Past Due Date:
Prize Amount: Varies

Title: Nemmers Prize

Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science is awarded to those whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in medical science as demonstrated by works of lasting significance. 

Nomination Deadline: 09/15/2017
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Prize Amount: $200,000

Title: The John and Alice Tyler Prize

The John and Alice Tyler Prize is awarded for environmental science, environmental health and energy conferring great benefit upon mankind; and medical discoveries or achievements with such worldwide implications that they significantly benefit environmental aspects of human health.

Nomination Deadline: 09/16/2017
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Prize Amount: $200,000

Title: Kyoto Prize for Basic Sciences

The Kyoto Prize is an international award to honor those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of mankind. The Prize is presented in the basic sciences for molecular biology, cell biology, and Neurobiology

Nomination Deadline: 09/16/2017
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Prize Amount: 50,000,000 Yen

Title: Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences

The Wiley Prize recognizes a specific contribution or series of contributions that demonstrate significant leadership in the development of research concepts or their clinical application. Particular emphasis is placed on research that champions novel approaches and challenges accepted thinking in the biomedical sciences.

Nomination Deadline: 09/30/2017
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Prize Amount: $35,000

Title: Protein Society Awards

The Protein Society Awards recognize excellence in the field of protein science and are presented to honor those with distinguished achievements in protein science, or who have made outstanding contributions in leadership, teaching and service. There are multiple awards

Nomination Deadline: 09/30/2017
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Prize Amount: plenary lecture

Title: Inbev-Baillet Latour Health Prize

The InBev-Baillet Latour Health Prize differs from many other international science awards in that it seeks not to encourage fundamental research, but rather its most useful applications. As is the case with all prizes awarded by the Fund, its goal is to reward the scientific merits of a person - and not of an institution - and promote the continuation of his/her research. Changing theme each year. The theme for 2016 is infectious diseases.

Nomination Deadline: 09/30/2017
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Prize Amount: 250,000 Euro

Title: AACR G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award

The Clowes Award recognizes an individual with outstanding recent accomplishments in basic cancer research.

Nomination Deadline: 10/01/2017
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Prize Amount: $10,000

Title: National Academy of Sciences Awards

The NAS is accepting nominations for its 2014 awards in a wide range of fields spanning the physical, biological, and social sciences. Nominations will be accepted through September 30, 2013 for most awards.

Nomination Deadline: 10/01/2017
Past Due Date:
Prize Amount: Varies