Call for Nominations: 2014 Jellinek Memorial Fund Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Advancement of Knowledge in the Alcohol/Alcoholism Field
Deadline for submission: October 1, 2013
Nominations are solicited for the 2014 Jellinek Memorial Fund Award to a scientist who has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of knowledge in the alcohol/alcoholism field. Nominated candidates may come from any country. The category for the Year 2014 award, specified by the Board of Directors of the Jellinek Memorial Fund, will be Behavioral (Clinical and Experimental) Studies. Nominees must have contributed outstanding research in this specific (albeit broad) area, and should be someone who would provide an example and serve as a model for others who might be attracted to work in this field. In addition to a cash award of CDN$5,000, the recipient is presented with a bust of the late E. M. Jellinek with an appropriate inscription. The Jellinek Memorial Fund Award is traditionally presented at a major international conference, and if necessary, travel and accommodation expenses are provided to permit the awardee to attend the conference for presentation of the award.
To complete the nomination of a candidate, submit an email to Kathy Grant at email@example.com with the following materials:
(1) a detailed letter describing the principal contribution(s) for which the candidate is being nominated, signed by the nominator and any co-nominators
(2) a current copy of the candidate's curriculum vita.
Nominations must be received no later than October 1, 2013.
A hard copy can also be sent to Chair of the Selection Committee:
Kathleen A. Grant, Ph.D.,
Professor and Division Head; Division of Neurosciences,
L-470; Oregon National Primate Research Center:
Oregon Health & Science University
505 NW 185th Ave
Beaverton, OR 97006