Nemko Prize in Cellular or Molecular Neuroscience

Society for Neuroscience


June 03, 2015


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The Nemko Prize in Cellular or Molecular Neuroscience, supported by The Nemko Family, recognizes a young neuroscientist's outstanding PhD thesis advancing understanding of molecular, genetic, or cellular mechanisms underlying brain function, including higher function and cognition.

Recipients receive a $2,500 prize and complimentary registration, transportation (economy air or ground), and two nights hotel accommodations for the SfN annual meeting. The SfN president presents the prize at a lecture at the meeting.

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Submit all materials using SfN's award nomination site. Include the following:

  • One nomination letter from the nominee's PhD mentor(s). No additional letters will be accepted.
  • 4–6-page (typed, double-spaced) thesis abstract with names and departmental affiliations of thesis committee members
  • Current CV (include date of thesis defense)

Nominations are closed for 2014.

Nominees must have a thesis submitted and approved between January 1 and December 31 of the preceding calendar year

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May 01, 2015