Selected Nominees

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ACM Doctoral Dissertation Competition
Nominee: Brandon Fain
Department: Computer Science
Sponsor Deadline: Oct. 31, 2019

American Diabetes Association - Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Nominee: Jessilyn Dunn
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Sponsor Deadline: July 1, 2019

American Honda Foundation
Nominee: Nicolette Cagle
Department: Nicholas School
Sponsor Deadline: February 1, 2020

AXA Research Fund - Towards an Improved and Better Supported Mental Health
Nominee: Jasmin Wertz
Department: Psychology and Neuroscience
Sponsor Deadline: June 17, 2019

CDC Conducting Public Health Research in South America ​
Nominee: William Pan
Department: DGHI
Sponsor Deadline: February 10, 2020

Conservation, Food & Health Foundation, Support for Programs in Developing World
Nominee: John Virdin
Department: Nicholas
Concept Paper: Jan. 1, 2020

Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award

Nominee: Giselle Lopez
Department: Pathology
Nominee: Yvonne Mowery
Department: Radiation Oncology
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2020

Department of Education - IES
Nominee: William Darity
Department: Sanford School
Sponsor Deadline: August 29, 2019

Department of Energy - Energy Frontier Research Center
Nominee: Hai Li
Department: ECE
Sponsor Deadline: Jan. 16, 2020

Department of Energy - Innovative Nuclear Research
Nominee: Phillip Barbeau
Department: Physics
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 13, 2019

Department of Energy - National Quantum Information Science Research Center
Nominee: Jungsang Kim
Department: ECE
Sponsor Deadline: Apr. 10, 2020

Department of State - ECA Study of the US Institutes for Scholars
Nominee: Abdullah Antepli
Department: Divinity/Sanford
Sponsor Deadline: Oct. 28, 2019

Department of State - Testing Evaluation Approaches in Democracy and Human Rights
Nominee: Erik Wibbel
Department: Political Science
Sponsor Deadline: April 19, 2019

Disney Conservation Grants
Nominee, North America Region: Nicola Quick
Department: Marine Lab

Nominee, Africa Region: John Poulson
Department: Nicholas
Sponsor Deadline: Oct. 18, 2019

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Awards
Nominee: Michael Grigoni
Department: Religion
Nominee: Anisa Khalifa
Department: Critical Asian Studies
Nominee: Brianna Petrone
Department: MGM
Sponsor Deadline:January 21, 2019

Dr. Scholl's Foundation Grants
Nominee: Nicolette Cagle
Department: NSOE
Sponsor Deadline: March 1, 2019

Dreyfus (Camille and Henry) Foundation Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards
Nominee: Amanda Hargrove
Department: Chemistry
Sponsor Deadline: February 7, 2019

Google PhD Fellowship
Nominee: Hanrui Zhang
Department: Computer Science
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 30, 2019

Google PhD Fellowship
Nominee: Ouwen Huang
Department: BME
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 30, 2019

Google PhD Fellowship
Nominee: Fan Bu
Department: Statistical Science
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 30, 2019

Google PhD Fellowship
Nominee: Anna Yanchenko
Department: Statistical Science
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 30, 2019

Greenwall Faculty Scholars
Nominee: Monica Lemmon
Department: Pediatrics
Sponsor Deadline: Sep. 23, 2019

Hartwell Fellowship
Nominee: Laura Rupprecht
Department: Medicine
Sponsor Deadline: June 30, 2019

Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Awards
Nominee: Amanda Randles
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Nominee: Neil Surana
Department: Pediatrics
Nominee: Huanghe Yang
Department: Biochemistry
Sponsor Deadline: September 15, 2019

HHMI: Inclusive Excellence: Engaging all students in science
Nominee: Mohamed Noor
Department: Deans Office
Intent to Apply Deadline: July 31, 2019
Preproposal Deadline: January 14, 2020

HRSA - Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship Program (NAT)
Nominee: Bret Morgan
Department: School of Nursing
Sponsor Deadline: April 15, 2019

Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Program
Nominee:  Jessilyn Dunn
Department: Bioengineering

Nominee:  Jennifer Roizin
Department: Chemistry​
Sponsor Deadline: Oct. 3, 2019

Keck Foundation Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs
Nominee: Lingchong You
Department: Biomedical Engineering

Nominee: Cagla Eroglu
Department: Cell Biology
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 1, 2019

Mallinckrodt Foundation Research Grants
Nominee: Craig Lowe
Department: MGM
Sponsor Deadline: August 1, 2019

Mallinckrodt Foundation Scholars Program
Nominee: Dennis Ko
Department: MGM
Nominee: Amanda MacLeod
Department: Immunology
Deadline: January 15, 2020

Mary Kay Innovative/Translational Cancer Research Grants
Nominee: Ann Marie Pendergast
Department: School of Medicine
Deadline: February 7, 2020

Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship
Nominee: Neil Gong
Department: ECE
Deadline: September 30, 2019

Moore Foundation - Moore Inventor Fellows

Nominee: Jessilyn Dunn
Department: BME
Nominee: Yiyang Gong
Department: BME
Sponsor Deadline: Dec. 13, 2019

NCCN Young Investigator Award
Nominee: Sarah Sammons
Department: DCI
Deadline: December 2, 2019

National Endowment for the Arts - Summer Stipends
Nominee: Frances Hasso
Department: Gender Studies
Nominee #2: TBD
Sponsor Deadline: September 25, 2019

Nominee: Leonor Corsino
Department: School of Medicine
Sponsor Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020

NIH - Central Coordinating Site for the Polycystic Kidney Disease Research and Translation Core Centers
Nominee: Hrishikesh Chakraborty
Department: DCRI
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 21, 2019

NIH - Maximizing Access to Research Careers (T32)
Nominee: Dorian Canelas
Department: Chemistry
Deadline: May 21, 2019

NIH - NCI Pathway to Independence Award for Outstanding Early Stage Postdoctoral Researchers (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Nominee: Kyle Lafata
Department: Radiation Oncology
Sponsor Deadline: February 26, 2020

NIH - NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)
Nominee: Imran Ozer
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Sponsor Deadline: Dec. 4, 2019

NIH - Polycystic Kidney Disease Research and Translation Core Centers​
Nominee: Hrishikesh Chakraborty
Department: DCRI
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 21, 2019

NIH - Prevention of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (PLUS) Research Consortium Clinical Research Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Nominee: Eric Jelovsek
Department: OBGYN
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 7, 2019

NIH - Specialized Centers of Excellence on Environmental Health Disparities Research [P50]
Nominee: Phillip Brian Smith
Department: Pediatrics
Sponsor Deadline: Nov. 22, 2019

NIH - Type 1 Diabetes in Acute Pancreatitis Consortium - Data Coordinating Center (T1DAPC-DCC)
Nominee: Huiman Barnhart
Department: Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Sponsor Deadline: March 13, 2020

NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning IAISL)
Nominee: Rebecca Steorts
Department: Statistics

Nominee: Nicolette Cagle
Department: Nicholas

Nominee: Sophia Santillan
Department: MEM

Sponsor Deadline: November 6, 2019

NSF Critical-Zone Collaborative Network
Nominee: Daniel Richter
Department: Nicholas School
Sponsor Deadline: December 2, 2019

NSF Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Data Science Corps (DSC)
Nominee: Robert Calderbank
Department: Mathematics
Sponsor Deadline: February 4, 2019

NSF Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE)
Nominee Lydia Olander
Department: Nicholas Institute
Nominee: Emily Bernhardt
Department: Biology
Sponsor Deadline: September 27, 2019

NSF IUSE/Professional Formation of Engineers: REvolutionizing engineering and computer science Departments (IUSE/PFE: RED)
Nominee: Ashutosh Chilkoti
Department: BME
Nominee: Krishnendu Chakrabarty
Department: ECE
Sponsor Deadline: January 24, 2019

NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program: (MRI)
Nominee: Martin Fischer
Department: Chemistry
Nominee: TBA
Sponsor Deadline: January 21, 2020

NSF Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC)
Nominee: Cate Brinson
Department: MEMS
Preliminary Proposal Deadline: June 24, 2019
Sponsor Deadline: November 26, 2019

NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
Nominee: Brian Mann
Department: MEMS
Nominee Cate Brinson
Department: MEMS
LOI Deadline: December 6, 2019
Sponsor Deadline for Full Applications: February 6, 2020

NSF Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
Nominee: Claudia Gunsch - Civil and Environmental Engineering
Nominee: Michael Bergin - Civil and Environmental Engineering
Nominee: Sheila Patek - Biology
Sponsor Deadline: Pre-application 6/25/19
Sponsor Deadline: Full proposal 1/27/20

Ono Foundation Pharma Breakthrough Science Initiative​
Nominee:Mike Lynch
Department: BME
Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020

Ono Foundation Pharma Breakthrough Science Initiative​
Nominee: David Tobin
Department: MGM
Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020

ORAU Lindau Meeting of Nobel Laureates and Students 
Nominee:Sarah Hodges
Department: Neuroscience
Deadline: September 13, 2019

Packard - Fellowship for Science and Engineering
Nominee: Roarke Horstmeyer
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Nominee: Daniel Scolnic
Department: Physics
Deadline: April 19, 2019

Pew Charitable Trusts  Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program
Nominee: Jatin Roper
Department: Medicine - Gastroenterology
Nomination Due: June 14, 2019
Full Proposal Due: October 10, 2019

Pew Charitable Trusts Scholars Program
Nominee: Neeraj Surana
Department: Pediatrics
Nomination Due: June 14, 2019
Full Proposal Due: October 17, 2019

Phi Beta Psi Sorority
Nominee: Ming Chen
Department: Pathology
Nominee: Jatin Roper
Department: Medicine - Gastroenterology
Deadline: June 15, 2019

PhRMA Informatics Pre Doctoral Fellowships
Nominee: Graham Holt
Department: Computer Science
Deadline: Sep. 1, 2019

Princess Grace Foundation Princess Grace Film Awards
Nominee: Alex Morelli
Department: MFA / EDA
Deadline: May 31, 2019

Rheumatology Research Foundation Amgen Fellowship Training Award / Paula de Merieux Fellowship Training Award
Nominee: Heather Van Mater
Department: Pediatrics-Rheumatology
Deadline: May 1, 2019

Rita Allen Foundation Scholar Awards
Nominee: Jenna McHenry
Department: Neurobiology
Deadline: Sep. 11, 2019

Searle Scholars Program (Kinship Foundation)
Nominee: Neil Surana
Department: Pediatrics
Nominee: Ming Chen
Department: Pathology
Deadline: September 27, 2019

St. Baldrick's Foundation 2019
Research Grants
Nominee: No applicant
Nominee: No applicant

Supportive Care Research Grants
Nominee: McLean Pollock
Department: Child and Family Mental Health & Developmental Neuroscience
LOI: January 31, 2019
Full Application: March 29, 2019

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation - Cancer Research Awards
Nominee: Michael Kastan
Department: Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Letter of intent (LOI) April 1, 2019
Invitations for Full Application April 22, 2019
Full application June 1, 2019

V Foundation Pediatric Cancer Research Grant Program
Nominee: Eric Thompson
Department: DCI
Nomination Due to Sponsor: Jan. 30, 2020
Full Application Due: Feb. 27, 2020

V Foundation Translational Award 2019
Nominee: Anthony Sung
Department: Medicine - Cellular Therapy Division
Letter of Nomination: April 16, 2019
Deadline: May 30, 2019

V Foundation Comparative Oncology Research Consortium Grant
Nominee: Heather Stapleton
Department: NSOE
Nomination Due to Sponsor: June 3, 2019
Full Application Due: July 30, 2019

V Foundation - V Scholar Award
Nominee: Sarah Goetz
Department: Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Deadline: May 6, 2019

V Foundation - Victory Ride Grant
Nominee: Linda Sutton
Department: DCRI
Deadline: Nov. 4, 2019

Vallee Foundation Young Investigator Awards
Nominee: Lawrence David
Department: MGM
Deadline: March 1, 2019

Warren Alpert Fellowship
Nominee:  Katie Baldwin
Department: Cell Biology
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2019

William T. Grant Foundation Scholar Award
Nominee:  Susan Emmett
Department: School of Medicine - Surgery
Deadline: July 2, 2019

Worldwide Cancer Research Grants
Nominee: Ming Chen
Department: Pathology
Deadline: May 3, 2019