Promotion and Mentoring of Women

These awards honor individuals, both male and female, who have made significant contributions to the advancement of women in neuroscience.

Eligibility

If one or more of the following statements apply, you may be eligible for an award in this category:

  • You have significantly promoted the professional development of women in neuroscience.
  • You have made outstanding contributions to neuroscience throughout your career.

Patricia Goldman-Rakic Hall of Honor

Posthumously recognizes a neuroscientist who has pursued career excellence and exhibited dedication the advancement of women in neuroscience.

Bernice Grafstein Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Mentoring

Supported by: The Grafstein Family

$2,000 awarded to an individual who has shown a dedication to mentoring women neuroscientists and facilitating their entry or retention in the field.

Louise Hanson Marshall Special Recognition Award

Honors an individual who has significantly promoted the professional development of women in neuroscience through teaching, organizational leadership, public advocacy, or other efforts that are not necessarily related to research.

Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Award

$5,000 presented to an individual with outstanding career achievements in neuroscience who has also significantly promoted the professional advancement of women in neuroscience.

Source: Promotion and Mentoring of Women

Via: Google Alert for Neuroscience