Awardees will be selected by the Alzheimer’s Los Angeles Medical and Scientific Advisory Council. Candidates may self-nominate or be nominated by a faculty member/mentor. Entries will be evaluated based on relevance, innovation, impact on the disease, and scientific rigor.
Award recipients will each receive a $1,000 cash award
To apply, please submit the following documents, in this order, in a consolidated PDF file:
400-word summary of current research activities
Written answers (2-5 sentences each) to the following questions:
- How does your research advance our ability to understand, manage or treat Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders?
- What is novel about your findings or the approach used?
- What steps have you taken to ensure that your data are solid and reliable?
- What exactly was your role in this project?
Letter of support from a mentor or academic advisor
Curriculum vitae, including a list of any publications
Reviewer recruitment list (names of 3 reviewers not from your institution, including their respective institution names, phone numbers, and email addresses)
One relevant manuscript (optional)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Please submit PDF applications to Margarita Bermudez at
firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 7, 2019
For more info, call 323.930.6272