Opportunities for scientists—December 2017

December 12, 2017

External awards

In addition to the Academy’s opportunities for scientists, there are many opportunities to nominate for prizes and awards managed by other organisations. The following are currently open.

See our full calendar of external awards and prizes

The Royal Society Awards

The Royal Society has a broad range of medals that recognise and celebrate excellence in science.

The awards are open to citizens of a Commonwealth country who have been ordinarily resident and working in a Commonwealth country for a minimum of three years immediately prior to being proposed. Three awards are open to international citizens and residents and one to European citizens and residents.

Closing date: 29 January 2018

Lefoulon-Delalande Grand Prize

The Lefoulon-Delalande Grand Prize is awarded to scientists who have made important contributions to cardiovascular physiology, biology or medicine—€500 000.

Closing date: 29 January 2018

Lasker Award

The Lasker Award is for outstanding scientists in basic medical research, clinical medical research and public service award—US$250,000

Closing date: 5 February 2018

V. Ambartsumian International Prize

The V. Ambartsumian International Prize is awarded to outstanding scientists who have made a significant contribution in physical-mathematical sciences from any country and nationality—US$500,000

Closing date: 18 March 2018

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