FASEB Excellence in Science Award for Lifetime Achievement

Submit Nomination for Lifetime Achievement

Deadline for Submissions: June 3, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern

FASEB Contact:

Yvette R. Seger, PhD
Director of Science Policy
Staff Liaison to the Excellence in Science Award Committee
[email protected]
(301) 634-7124

Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria (please be sure that nomination materials address):

  • Scientific achievements including four (4) landmark discoveries, high impact publications, and scientific leadership
  • Training of students and postdoctoral fellows including impact on careers and teaching efforts
  • Contributions to the broader scientific community, such as leadership in professional organizations, university service and leadership, and public outreach

Submissions must include the following:

1. Nomination letter, setting forth in detail:
Note: Nomination letters should be addressed to Mary-Ann Bjornsti, PhD, Chair, FASEB Excellence in Science Award Committee

  • Contributions to the field that represent the nominee's outstanding achievement in science
  • Evidence of leadership
  • Evidence of mentorship
  • Evidence of national recognition
  • Honors and awards
  • Synopsis of selected bibliography

2. Complete curriculum vitae documenting:

  • All publications
  • Leadership roles
  • Mentorship
  • Teaching
  • Honors and recognition
  • Grant awards

3. Five nominee reprints demonstrating most significant contributions

4. Three letters of support from the nominee's peers illustrating impact on the field

5. Three letters of recommendation from trainees illustrating mentorship and impact on careers

More information, including past recipients can be found here.

Submit Nomination for Lifetime Achievement