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University Nominating Committee Announcements
Call for Nominations

Program: Alexandrine and Alexander L. Sinsheimer Fund

Internal Submission Deadline: March 20, 2013

Sponsor's Deadline:
April 30, 2013

Program Description

This is an annual award to individuals who demonstrate potential for making major contributions with respect to the prevention or cure of human disease. The recipients of these awards will be known as Sinsheimer Scholars.

The individual must hold a faculty position, but not be more than in the third year of their assistant professorship as of April 30, 2013. There are no citizenship requirements. There are no tenure-track requirements.

$50,000/year, for three years. Only one candidate per institution may apply.

Instructions for University Nominating Committee Submission
Heads of Laboratory interested in nominating themselves or an individual within their laboratory, should submit the following materials:

  1. A letter of nomination
  2. A current curriculum vitae including the nominee's date of birth, citizenship status, the full date (m/d/y) of degrees received
  3. Other support information
  4. 4-5 page summary of the research proposed
  5. Publications may be submitted
  6. E-mail all items in a single Word document to Frances Yee

Please contact Frances ext. 8026 if you have questions.

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