Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists

Acknowledges the excellence of outstanding postdoctoral scientists from New York, New Jersey and Conneticut in the life sciences, physical sciences & engineering, and chemistry. Winners will be awarded $30,000 each in unrestricted funds, and finalists will be awarded $10,000 each in unrestricted funds.


  • To nominate a candidate, please submit a research summary (1,000 words maximum), proof of publications after graduate training,  curriculum vitae (4-page maximum), and a letter of nomination to Dr. Angela Mullis. Self-nominations will not be accepted.
  • Website: Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists
  • Guidelines
  • Disciplinary Categories
  • Call for Proposals/Nominations: November
  • Internal Deadline for Submissions: January 8, 2021
  • Newark has also been invited to nominate fifteen candidates. For more details contact Joe Broderick (


Angela Mullis
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs