Gairdner Award

The Gairdner Award recognizes outstanding biomedical scientists who have made original contributions to medicine with the goal of contributing through research to increased understanding of human biology and disease. The award does not recognize a lifetime of work.

Award/Prize amount: $75,000
Application/Nomination information: There is no restriction on who may nominate. Self-nominations are not accepted.
Agency deadline: October
Internal/Campus deadline: N/A
Illinois campus contact: provostawards@illinois.edu
Additional information: Gairdner Awards Website