The SCSS is pleased to launch this year's competition for the 2018 Dr. Susan Lim Award for Outstanding Young Investigator supported by the Dr. Susan Lim Endowment for Education and Research. This award recognizes the exceptional achievements of an investigator in the early part of his or her independent career in stem cell research. The award emphasizes the numerous and continued contributions of Singapore-based researchers toward understanding the fundamental biology of stem cells and promoting their potential as powerful tools in disease modeling, drug screening and regenerative medicine.
S$5,000 personal award plus complimentary registration to the SCSS Annual Symposium/EMBO Workshop 2018.
The award recipient will be honoured during a plenary session at the Workshop. A SCSS leader or the recipient's mentor will also have the opportunity to make a formal presentation and to reflect on the recipient's scientific accomplishments.
Nominations must be sponsored by two or more members of SCSS. Nomination letters may be submitted individually or as a single, co-signed letter. Nomination letter(s) (up to two pages) should provide the following:
Nominations for the 2018 award are now open and applications should reach us by 05 October 2018.
For questions, please contact Gerald Udolph at email@example.com.
1 Assessment of 'equivalent position' is at the discretion of the award selection committee. Comparable titles in the international academic community might include, but are not limited to, Lecturer, Senior Scientist or Team Leader.