2019 Vanguard Award – Apply Now!

Applications are closed for 2019.

The Vanguard Awards have been instituted to recognize two outstanding ILTS members who are age 42 or younger. These awards of $1,500 each (one each for a clinical and basic science paper) will be awarded for best papers published in any peer-reviewed journal from January 2018 through December 2018.

Criteria: · Must be an ILTS member 42 years old or younger · Must be 1st or last author of paper · Paper published in any peer-reviewed journal, must have a Pubmed citation, and not be in press · To be considered, candidate must upload their manuscript through the ILTS website · Must attend Congress to accept the award (complimentary registration)

Awardees receive: · Cash prize- $1,500 USD · Complimentary Congress registration

Deadline: · Deadline has passed

Please use the link below to upload your paper:

2019 Vanguard Award