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Welcome to the 2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists. The nomination period is now closed.

The Blavatnik National Awards celebrate the excellence of outstanding young faculty-rank scientists and engineers from approximately 300 invited institutions across the United States. The Blavatnik Awards recognize exceptional individuals and their accomplishments in the areas of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry.  One Blavatnik Laureate from each disciplinary category will receive $250,000 in unrestricted funds.

Institutional nominations must be submitted by the institution’s President, Provost, or the President’s official designee (official designees must notify blavatnikawards@nyas.org of the delegation of responsibilities). Each institution may nominate up to three individuals, one for each disciplinary category (Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry).

If you have any questions or experience technical difficulties, please contact the Blavatnik Awards team at blavatnikawards@nyas.org or 212.298.8624 (Monday through Friday, 9AM - 5PM ET).

Sincerely,

Brooke Grindlinger, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
Scientific Programs & Blavatnik Awards
The New York Academy of Sciences