Vanguard Award

Deadline extended to March 8, 2022!

  • Vanguard Award (Early-Career)
    • for Clinical Research – $1,500 USD
    • for Basic Science Research – $1,500 USD

 

Vanguard Awards recognize outstanding ILTS members within five years of training* or 42 years or younger for the best papers (clinical or basic science research) published in any peer-reviewed journal during the previous calendar year. Awards for 2022 will thus recognize young members for publications from January 2021 through December 2021.

*based on initial training, excluding subsequent on-the-job training

 

Applications are reviewed annually by the ILTS Vanguard Committee.

 

Applicant requirements

  • Must be an ILTS member
  • Must bewithin five years of training* or 42 years or younger
  • Must be the first or corresponding author of the paper
  • Paper published from January through December 2021 in any peer-reviewed journal, must have a Pubmed citation
  • To be considered, candidate must upload their manuscript through the ILTS website
  • Previous winners are not eligible
*based on initial training, excluding subsequent on-the-job training

 

Awardee receives

  • Cash prize of $1,500 USD
  • Complimentary registration to the ILTS Annual Congress of the year, including to the Vanguard Reception

Selection process

  • HOW? online applications
  • WHEN?
    • application: January 1 – March 8
    • winner announcement: mid-March
  • WHERE? You are in the right place! The submission forms will be available below from January 1

 

—APPLY NOW—

 


See list of awardees