The Pew Charitable Trusts (Pew) program will soon be accepting nominations for the 2017 Pew Scholars Program in Biomedical Sciences.
The Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. Candidates whose work is based on biomedical principles, but brings in concepts and theories from more diverse fields, are encouraged to apply. Risk-taking is encouraged.
Successful Pew Scholar candidates incorporate creative and innovative approaches in their proposed research, while demonstrating a history of notable past accomplishments including honors, awards and publications. In evaluating candidates, the National Advisory Committee seeks evidence that the candidate is a successful independent investigator and has published significant work.
Interested potential nominees are encouraged to review the information about previous competitions/winners to provide guidance for preparing a competitive submission to the GT internal competition.