The Warren Alpert Foundation
The Warren Alpert Foundation Prize, in association with Harvard Medical School, recognizes and honors one or more scientists, physicians, and researchers whose scientific achievements have led to the prevention, cure or treatment of human diseases or disorders, and/or whose research constitutes a seminal scientific finding that holds great promise of ultimately changing our understanding of or ability to treat disease.
Nominations are accepted from physicians and scientists from around the world. U.S. and non U.S. citizens are elgible to be nominated.
Self nominations are not accepted.
Nominees must be living.
Nominations must be submitted online.
The value of the prize is U.S. $500,000 (to be split equally if more than one recipient is selected), a citation, and a plaque.
A special scientific symposium in honor of the recipient(s) is held each year on the first Thursday in October at Harvard Medical School.
Please note that research activities carried out in the context of COVID-19 need to adhere to the University of Guelph COVID-19 research principles, policies, guidelines and processes as they may be updated from time to time and communicated on the Office of Research web-page.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Applications must be submitted online using the application form provided on the Warren Alpert Foundation Prize website by the external deadline. Please also submit an OR-5 and a completed application to email@example.com by the external deadline.