Mentor of the Year Awards 2017
The intramural scientific program of NICHD established two mentoring awards in 2008, to recognize individuals who have served as exceptional mentors to trainees in the institute. The awards are given annually, in late spring, to one investigator (tenured, tenure-track, staff clinician, or staff scientist) and to one fellow (postdoctoral, clinical, visiting, or research fellow).
Monday, May 8th, 2017 The deadline for receipt of submissions is .
Below are a fillable PDF nomination form and downloadable nomination criteria. Please contact Yvette Pittman with any questions.
- Downloadable nomination criteria: MentorOfTheYearCriteria2017.docx (.docx - 18KB)
- Nomination form: MentorNomination2017.pdf (PDF - 95KB)
Three-Minute Talks 2017
Communicate your science and its relevance in just three minutes!
Intramural fellows (graduate students, postdocs, and clinical) can enter the competition by completing a submission form, including a catchy title and brief description of their research talk and forwarding it to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, February 3, 2017. Please use the submission form below.
Up to 15 DIR predoctoral and postdoctoral, visiting, and clinical fellows will be invited as NICHD semifinalists to compete for these science communication honors. All participants will receive professional coaching for oral presentation skills and the winners will receive a TmT video clip of their research.
- Deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017
- Competition details: 2017-TmT-Competition-Details.pdf
- Submission form: TmT-Submission-2017-fillable.pdf