National Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists

To recognize high impact and innovative accomplishments in the life sciences, physical sciences & engineering, and chemistry, with three winners each awarded $250,000 in unrestricted funds.


  • To make a nomination, please submit a research summary (no more than 1000 words), a curriculum vitae, and a letter of nomination that describes how the candidate’s work exemplifies the Blavatnik stated evaluation criteria to Dr. Angela Mullis. Self-nominations will not be accepted.
  • Website: Blavatnik Awards Young Scientists
  • Nomination Materials and Instructions
  • Disciplinary Categories
  • Call for Proposals/Nominations: August/September
  • Internal Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2021
  • Newark has also been invited to nominate three candidates. For more details contact Joe Broderick (


Angela Mullis
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs