George and Christine Sosnovsky Award for Cancer Research
Award at a Glance
For outstanding achievements in the elucidation of the chemical and biochemical pathways underlying human cancers, leading to the discovery and development of improved cancer therapeutics.
The award consists of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $2,500 (applicable toward travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented) will be reimbursed.
The award will be granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background. Nominees may include individuals or research teams (maximum 3 individuals). Outstanding contributions to medicinal and biological chemistry will be considered.
November 1 (presented biennially in even-numbered years)
How to Apply
The nomination period is open from July 1 to November 1. Learn more about ACS National Award Nominations.
George and Christine Sosnovsky Endowment Fund
The award was established in 2010 and is supported through an endowment by George and Christine Sosnovsky Endowment Fund.
- 2018 - Paul J. Hergenrother
- 2016 - Juswinder Singh
- 2014 - Christopher Leamon, Philip Low, Joseph Reddy, and Iontcho R. Vlahov
- 2012 - Lawrence J. Marnett
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