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2015 Young Investigator Awards Nominations

The Cognitive Neuroscience Society is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Young Investigator Awards in Cognitive Neuroscience for the 2015 year. The submission deadline for these awards is November 18, 2014. All nominations must be submitted online–please see below for details.

Eligibility

For the 2015 awards, the nominee MUST be:

  • Working in any area of cognitive neuroscience (broadly defined).
  • No more than 10 years from the receipt of their doctoral degree as of January 1, 2015.
  • Nominated by another individual (no self nominations will be accepted).
  • In attendance at the 2015 meeting to accept the award in person and must agree to give a special lecture.

Consideration will be given to applicants who have taken an institutionally approved childbearing or parental leave (2 year limit). Documentation from the appropriate department head, university or institutional official is required with the application in order for eligibility to be determined based on time since receiving the doctoral degree. Also, the residency years for M.D.’s and clinical internship year for Clinical Psychology Ph.D.’s will not be counted against the 10 year limit.

Submitting a Nomination

Before submitting a nomination, collect the required materials:

  • Contact information for the nominee.
  • A PDF or Word Document of the nominee’s CV.
  • A short (max 600) word statement of the nominee’s research program.
  • A PDF or Word Document of a significant publication representative of the nominee’s work.
  • Bibliographic citations for the publication above AND 4 additional representative publications.
  • A PDF or Word Document of a nomination statement from the primary referee (you).
  • Contact information for a second referee.
  • A PDF or Word Document of a nomination statement from the second referee.

The Submission Process

  1. Complete and submit the form below.
  2. After submitting you will receive a confirmation email. Reply to the email and attach the following four documents. Documents must be in PDF or Microsoft Word format.
    • The nominee’s CV.
    • A significant publication representative of the nominee’s work.
    • A nomination statement from the primary referee (you).
    • A nomination statement from the second referee.

For questions please contact ktretheway@cogneurosociety.org

ONLY ONLINE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Submission Deadline: November 18, 2014


Nomination Form

Nominee Name

Full name of the nominee

Nominee Email

Email address of the nominee

Nominee’s Institution

Where does the nominee work?

Nominee’s Position

What title does the nominee hold?

Nominee Research Statement

Nominee Publication 1


Bibliographic citation for one of the nominee’s most important peer-reviewed publications

Nominee Publication 2


Bibliographic citation for one of the nominee’s most important peer-reviewed publications

Nominee Publication 3


Bibliographic citation for one of the nominee’s most important peer-reviewed publications

Nominee Publication 4


Bibliographic citation for one of the nominee’s most important peer-reviewed publications

Nominee Publication 5


Bibliographic citation for one of the nominee’s most important peer-reviewed publications

Referee Name

Your Name

Referee Email Address

Your email address

Referee Institution

The institution or company you work for

Referee Position

The title you hold at your institution

Second Referee Name

The name of the second referee

Second Referee Email

Email address of the second referee

Second Referee Institution

Institution or company of second referee

Second Referee Position

Position or title of the second referee