Research Staff Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Research Staff Awards will open in September of 2017. 

  • Edward E. Price Jr. Award for Basic Research – recognizes excellence in conducting basic research
  • Vivien Thomas Award for Clinical Research – recognizes excellence in conducting clinical research
  • Contributing to Multi-Investigator Teams – recognizes excellence in research contributing to multi-disciplinary teams


Eligible staff includes Research Assistants I, II, & III; Senior Research Specialists; Research Nurses, Research Support Staff, or any staff member who provides exemplary research support.

Faculty members, research fellows, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students are not eligible.


Nominations should be sent electronically via a single PDF to


Nomination packages must include a nomination form and letter with accompanying support letters, and an updated CV. Please clearly indicate the award category for which you are nominating the individual. Award recipients will be announced at a luncheon in their honor.


The nomination form can be downloaded here.


For more information regarding eligibility or the nomination process, please contact Megan Smallwood.