FASEB Excellence in Science Mid-Career Award

Submit Nomination for Mid-Career Award

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):

  • Eligibility: Nominees must be within seven to 15 years of first independent faculty/research scientist position
  • Scientific achievements including landmark discoveries, high impact publications, and scientific leadership
  • Demonstrated impacts on career development, including mentorship of graduate students and postdocs, as well as teaching efforts
  • Participation in university service, professional organization(s), or other form of community 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/regional 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 illustrating nominee's impact on research and mentoring/career development

More information, including past recipients can be found here.