ICIS Young Investigator Awards

2021 Young Investigator Award Nominations/Applications

Candidates may apply for MORE THAN ONE YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD using the Nomination/Application Form below as well as for a Milstein Travel Award or Pfizer Trainee Abstract Award (applied for via the Cytokines 2021 Abstract Submission), but will not be awarded more than one award in a given year. Deadline for submitting Young Investigator award application is extended to 1 June, 2021. An online nomination/application form will be coming here soon.

Nominations by mentors and/or colleagues for the Young Investigator Awards or self-applicants, please use the online form (coming soon) using one form for each candidate for ALL 2021 Young Investigator Award nominations or applications. Candidates may be nominated for more than one award using the same form, but please use a separate form for each candidate.

Eligibility & Submission Guidelines for all of the  ICIS Young Investigator Awards

Nominations and Applications for Young Investigator Awards must include the following:

Winners of the 2021 Young Investigators Awards will be required to submit an abstract by 1 June, 2021 and register for Cytokines 2021, registration Early-Bird deadline is 1 July, 2021.

Cytokines 2021 Hybrid Meeting Travel Awards & Abstract Presentation Awards

Deadline to submit Abstract and Awards Applications extended to: 8 June 2021

Pfizer Trainee Awards for Most Promising Research Presentations at the Cytokines Annual Meeting

PfizerAll ICIS member trainees (students, postdocs and fellows) are invited to apply for a Pfizer Trainee  Award at the time of abstract submission, before the 8 June 2021 deadline. Up to four (4) trainees with the highest scoring abstracts  as per the scientific review committee, will be awarded $1,250 each and will be invited to give an oral presentation at Cytokines 2021 Hybrid Meeting, recognized as a PfizerTrainee Presentation, in the most appropriate session based on topic.

The Pfizer Trainee Award Winners will also be invited to participate in a Pfizer symposium (physically at Pfizer Headquarters if possible AND via the ICIS virtual meeting platform on-demand within one year of the Annual Meeting), to showcase their award winning work. The symposium will also feature a networking event to introduce the award winners to associated research groups within Pfizer and expose the trainees to potential collaborations and career opportunities in industry.
 
Application is through the online abstract submission form, deadline to apply is the same as the Abstract Deadline extended to, 8 June 2021.
 

ICIC-Milstein Travel Awards

The ICIS-Milstein Travel Awards may be applied for by poster and oral abstract submitters. Each year the the ICIS Awards Committee has chosen the top ranking 65 – 85 abstract presenters to receive Travel Awards to cover most of their travel expenses. These awards are sponsored by generous gift from the Milstein Family–Seymour Milstein (July 21, 1920 – October 2, 2001). Milstein’s son Philip has generously continued to support this award for the twenty (20) years following the passing of his father.

ICIS members who attend the Annual Meeting of the ICIS and submit a meeting abstract are eligible for ICIS-Milstein Travel Awards. Please note that there are no age restrictions to this award. However, if both senior and junior members from the same laboratory apply for an award, preference is given to the junior member. Please renew or join the ICIS prior to applying for an ICIS-Milstein Travel Award.

Application is through the online abstract submission form, deadline to apply is the same as the Abstract Deadline, 8 June 2021.

  • Click here to view the 2020 Milstein Abstract Award Winners
  • Click here to view the 2019 Milstein Travel Award Winners
  • Click here to view 2018 Milstein Travel Award Winners.

 

ICIS Young Investigator Awards Submission Deadline was 1 June 2021. We look forward to announcing the 2021 Young Investigator Award winners in the coming weeks!

Deadline extended to 8 June 2021 – through the Cytokines 2021 Hybrid Meeting Online Abstract Form

  • Pfizer Junior Investigator Awards for Most Promising Research Presentations at the Cytokines Annual Meeting – to be applied for together with the Cytokines 2021 Meeting Online Abstract Submission by 8 June, 2021.
  • ICIS-Milstein Travel Awards – to be applied for together with the Cytokines 2021 Meeting Online Abstract Submission by 8 June, 2021. For those participating virtually, the a smaller financial award will be provided.

Meet the 2020 ICIS Young Investigator Award Winners: click photo below

Looking back at ICIS 2019 Award Winners!

2019 Award Winners: Milstein Award Winners, BioLegend William E. Paul Award Winner, Honorary Lifetime Membership Award, Distinguished Services Award and all Young Investigator Award Winners, Awards Session Sunday, 20 October in Vienna