Distinguished Awards

2018 SACNAS Nominations Open

SACNAS Distinguished Scientist Award

Nominee holds a PhD or other doctoral degree in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) research field, has a minimum of ten years of experience as a principal investigator, and is 45 years of age or older. Must be engaged in research and educational activities at the national level including, but not limited to active funded research projects or funded STEM-based education initiatives. The Distinguished Scientist will be recognized on stage at 2018 SACNAS – The National Diversity in STEM Conference in October.

Nomination Deadline: July 29

SACNAS Distinguished Mentor Award

The Distinguished Mentor is selected from among the top candidates submitted in all the outstanding mentor categories listed below. The Distinguished Mentor will be recognized on stage at 2018 SACNAS – The National Diversity in STEM Conference in October. Outstanding Mentors will receive digital and multimedia (web, email, social media) recognition by SACNAS. Nominees have a sustained record of at least ten years of participating in educational and/or community outreach activities.

Nominations have ended for the Distinguished Mentor Award.

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2017 Awardees

Distinguished Scientist

Robert S. Fuller, PhD

Distinguished Scientist Award

Professor of Biological Chemistry, Director Cellular and Molecular Biology PhD Program

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

distinguished mentor

Cynthia Wyels, PhD

Distinguished Mentor Award

Professor of Mathematics

California State University Channel Islands

Be Inspired!

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