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Neuroscience Awards News: 2016 ‘Young Investigator Award in Human Brain Mapping’ Open for Nominations

PLOS Neuro is sharing this news from OHBM

The Organization for Human Brain Mapping, is pleased to announce the Call for Nominations for the OHBM Young Investigator Award in Human Brain Mapping. This award was formerly named the Wiley Young Investigator Award and will continue the tradition of recognizing a young investigator who has made significant contributions to the field of human brain mapping.  The recipient will receive a cash award of $4,000 and an engraved plaque.  Both are presented at the 22nd OHBM Annual Meeting being held on June 26-30, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. For additional Annual Meeting information, please visit our website.Each nomination should be no more than two pages and must include the following:

  1. A brief statement giving the reasons for nomination and commenting on the nominee’s contributions to the field of human brain mapping;
  2. A short biographical statement on the nominee, including: Name; Date of birth; Present affiliation; Current mailing address; Current phone, fax and email; Advance professional degrees (including institutions and dates); List of postdoctoral fellowships, residencies and professional appointments (including dates of service);
  3. A short list of *most notable* publications; URL of website (if available)

Nominations may be made by any individual other than the nominee. To be eligible for this award, nominees are required to:

  1. Be under 40 years of age on July 1, 2016
  2. Be within 10 years of completing postdoctoral fellowship or residency on July 1, 2016;
  3. Have made significant contributions to the field of human brain mapping.

Please send nominations by March 18th, 2016, 12:00 PM US Central Standard time to:

Nominations will be evaluated with final selections made by the OHBM Council.  The recipient of the award will be notified by April 15, 2016.

View a list of past Wiley Young Investigator Award Recipients.

Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM)

5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204

Minneapolis, MN 55416 USA

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