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for Members

Webinar: 2020 Innovators in Science Award: Call for Nominations

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT


Presented By

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

The New York Academy of Sciences


The Innovators in Science Award, administered by the New York Academy of Sciences and sponsored by Takeda Pharmaceuticals, recognizes a promising Early-Career Scientist's and an outstanding Senior Scientist’s contributions to biomedical science. This global award includes a prize of US$200,000, which is intended to support the winners’ commitment to innovative research.

This webinar will feature an overview of the Award program to facilitate nominations of outstanding researchers from around the world for the 2020 Award in Rare Diseases. Webinar participants will learn about Award program eligibility, nomination guidelines, and evaluation criteria to help them assemble a competitive nomination package. Program administrators from the Academy will conclude the webinar with a question and answer period to clarify program requirements. Webinar materials will be available for reference after the webinar at