Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists

The University has been invited to submit nominations for consideration for the regional postdoctoral competition of the Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists. Rutgers can nominate up to fifteen of our most promising postdoctoral scientists and engineers working in disciplines within 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), a 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, 2020


Angela Mullis
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs