|Biological Sciences Awards|
|Nathan Shock New Investigator Award|
|George Sacher Award|
|Austin Bloch Award|
|Irving S. Wright Award|
Nathan Shock New Investigator Award
The Nathan Shock New Investigator Award is given annually for innovative and influential publications. Established in 1986 to honor Dr. Nathan Shock, a pioneer in gerontological research at the National Institutes of Health, and a founding member of The Gerontological Society of America, the $1,500 award is designed to acknowledge outstanding contributions to new knowledge about aging through basic biological research.
- Nominees must have a PhD, MD, DDS, or equivalent degree and must be within seven years of their postdoctoral research.
- Formal nomination letter.
- A current Curriculum Vitae.
- A summary of the research (no more than 1,000 words).
- Two letters of recommendation
- A re-print of relevant research papers.