The Michelson Prizes are scientific awards of $150,000 given annually to young investigators who are applying disruptive concepts and inventive processes to advance human immunology, vaccine discovery, and immunotherapy research across major global diseases.
Applications have closed for the 2019 cycle.
We will begin accepting applications for the 2020 Michelson Prizes on September 9, 2019.
Ansuman Satpathy, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford University
The 2020 Michelson Prizes will focus on advances in human immunology to accelerate the development of more effective vaccines and immunotherapies.
We will be looking for high-impact and highly innovative research that has the potential to be applied across many diseases and to significantly expand our understanding of the human immune system. We want to see applications from the full spectrum of disciplines related to immunology and vaccine and immunotherapy discovery, including but not limited to:
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Applications for the 2020 Michelson Prizes will open September 9, 2019. The 2020 Michelson Prizes are open to early-career researchers under 35 at the time of application, and will focus on human immunology, vaccine discovery and immunotherapy research.