Research Announcements

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors: American Musicological Society (AMS) Awards Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - This annual awards program honors outstanding scholars in the field of music as a branch of teaching, learning and research.
Awards & Honors: American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Awards Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - These awards showcase leaders in the world of microbial sciences who are recognized and nominated by their peers across the board. Academic, clinical, service and leadership awards, among others, as well as grants and fellowships are an essential component of ASM member excellence and recognition.
Awards & Honors: Cottrell Scholar Program Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - The Cottrell Scholar (CS) program champions the very best early career teacher-scholars in chemistry, physics and astronomy by providing significant discretionary awards for research. Nurturing an interdisciplinary community of outstanding scientific/academic leaders, the CS program fosters synergy among faculty at major American research universities and primarily undergraduate institutions.
Awards & Honors: 2018 Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - The Franklin Institute seeks nominations for the 2018 Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science of individuals who have made significant contributions to our understanding or the development of genome editing and/or its applications.
Awards & Honors: 2018 Biophysical Society Awards Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - Through its awards program, the Biophysical Society honors its members and recognizes excellence in biophysics. The Society offers awards in nine different categories.
Awards & Honors: International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Best Book Award Thursday, February 2, 2017 - This award is conferred for the best book in the field of international studies with a copyright dated the year before the nomination.
Awards & Honors: MLA Publication Awards Thursday, February 2, 2017 - These awards honor exceptional works of literary history, literary criticism, philology, and literary theory, as well as those dealing with literature and other arts and disciplines.
Awards & Honors: Entomological Society of America Awards Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - These annual honors and awards recognize scientists and educators who have distinguished themselves through their contributions to entomology.
Awards & Honors: American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Awards Thursday, January 26, 2017 - The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) awards recognize scientists for extraordinary contributions to the field of cell biology, and are presented at the ASCB Annual Meeting every December.
Awards & Honors: National Academy of Engineering Awards Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - The National Academy of Engineering has issued a call for nominations for its highly prestigious awards program. These awards honor lifetime dedication to engineering achievement, education, and innovation.
Awards & Honors: Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program Friday, January 20, 2017 - This year, the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program will place up to 22 recent PhDs from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year term staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these organizations and receive professional mentoring.
Awards & Honors: AHA Award for Scholarly Distinction Thursday, January 19, 2017 - The American Historical Association (AHA) invites members to submit nominations for its annual Award for Scholarly Distinction, a lifetime achievement award for senior historians in the United States.
Awards & Honors: WICB Awards Thursday, January 19, 2017 - The WICB Awards recognize scientists in early, mid, and late-stage careers for extraordinary contributions to the field of cell biology.
Awards & Honors: National Medal of Technology and Innovation Thursday, January 19, 2017 - The purpose of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation is to recognize those who have made lasting contributions to America's competitiveness, standard of living, and quality of life through technological innovation, and to recognize those who have made substantial contributions to strengthening the nation's technological workforce.
Awards & Honors: Grawemeyer Award in Education Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - The Grawemeyer Award in Education is intended to stimulate the dissemination, public scrutiny and implementation of ideas that have potential to bring about significant improvement in educational practice and advances in educational attainment.
Awards & Honors: 2018 McKnight Memory and Cognitive Disorders Award Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - The McKnight Memory and Cognitive Disorders Award assists scientists working to apply the knowledge achieved through basic research to human brain disorders that affect memory or cognition.
Awards & Honors: Whitehall Foundation Fall Session Grants Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - The Whitehall Foundation offers two important grant programs for both emerging and established scientists conducting basic research in vertebrate (excluding clinical) and invertebrate neurobiology. These programs operate on a seasonal schedule, with Summer, Fall, and Spring Sessions.
Awards & Honors: The ACM Gordon Bell Prize Friday, January 6, 2017 - This prize is awarded each year to recognize outstanding achievement in high-performance computing. The purpose of the award is to track the progress over time of parallel computing, with particular emphasis on rewarding innovation in applying high-performance computing to applications in science, engineering, and large-scale data analytics.
Awards & Honors: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (ASIH) Awards Friday, December 16, 2016 - The primary emphases of the Society are to increase knowledge about fishes, amphibians and reptiles, to disseminate that knowledge through publications, conferences, symposia, and other means, and to encourage and support young scientists who will make future advances in these fields.
Awards & Honors: The American Society of Mammalogists (ASM)’s C. Hart Merriam Award Thursday, December 15, 2016 - The C. Hart Merriam Award is given to eminent scholars in recognition of outstanding research in mammalogy over a period of at least 10 years.
Awards & Honors: American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) Professional Awards Thursday, December 15, 2016 - The American Society of Animal Science fosters the discovery, sharing, and application of scientific knowledge concerning the responsible use of animals to enhance human life and well-being.
Awards & Honors: ACM – IEEE CS Eckert-Mauchly Award Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - Administered jointly by ACM and IEEE Computer Society, the ACM - IEEE-CS Eckert-Mauchly Award is given for contributions to computer and digital systems architecture where the field of computer architecture is considered at present to encompass the combined hardware-software design and analysis of computing and digital systems.
Awards & Honors: Wildlife Publication Awards Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - The Wildlife Society's Wildlife Publication Awards recognize excellence in scientific literature of wildlife biology and management issued within the last three years. The publications selected are characterized by originality of research or thought and a high scholastic standard in the manner of presentation.
Awards & Honors: The James Russell Prize and MLA Prize for a First Book Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - The MLA is currently accepting applications for its prestigious publication awards, the James Russell Prize and MLA Prize for a First Book. MLA is a leading advocate for the study and teaching of languages and literatures and serves as a clearinghouse for professional resources for teachers and scholars.
Awards & Honors: 2017 Poultry Science Association (PSA) Awards Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - The PSA Awards recognize outstanding professional achievement in the discovery, application and dissemination of knowledge among various segments of the poultry industry.
Awards & Honors: Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences Thursday, December 1, 2016 - The Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences is awarded to an individual in a selected area of chemistry to recognize exceptional and original research that has advanced the field in a major way. The prize is awarded biennially and consists of a monetary award of $250,000, a medal, and a certificate. 2017’s topic is Theoretical and Computational Chemistry.
Awards & Honors: American Statistical Association (ASA) March Deadlines Thursday, December 1, 2016 - The American Statistical Association (ASA) is currently accepting applications for several awards due in March. These awards recognize statisticians who have made outstanding contributions through research, teaching, consulting, and service to the association and statistical profession. Likewise, ASA scholarships provide support for students studying statistics and related subjects.