2021 Wolfe Prize Nomination Form

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**Please submit all requested documents with this application. Documents that may not be required will be indiciated as 'optional" or " If available".  Incomplete applications will not be considered or reviewed".**

 

Purpose

The Wolfe Research Prize honors an outstanding investigator who identifies a new cause or treatment of peripheral neuropathy. Candidates may include faculty members in the first 10 years, at the assistant/associate faculty equivalent level. The same researcher can qualify for this award annually if he/she can demonstrate evidence of repeated success in identifying new causes or treatments for peripheral neuropathy.

Prize:

  • $2,000 award honorarium
  • ​Up to $2,000 in travel reimbursement for the Annual Meeting ( when travel is required)
  • Commemorative plaque 

Eligible candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Current membership in the ANA
  • Actively working in the field of academic neurology or neuroscience
  • Faculty members in the first 10 years, at the assistant/associate faculty equivalent level

The submitter of the nomination application must include

  1. Nominee Statement
  2. Nominee CV
  3. Two Letters:
    • Nomination letter detailing the nominee’s achievements in identifying new causes or treatments of peripheral neuropathy
    • Seconding ​Letter, preferably from an individual outside the nominee's institution

The awardee is required to:  

  • Submit an abstract for publication in the ANA Annual Meeting Final Program
  • Present their work at the Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar Symposium during the Annual Meeting.

It is my honor to nominate:

Nominee Information
The submitter of the nomination must confirm that the nominee is an ANA member, per eligibility requirements
Submitter Information
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Nomination letter from Senior Neuroscience colleague detailing the nominee’s early achievements and career trajectory in neuroscience research
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Second letter of recommendation, preferably from outside the nominee's institution
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A summation of the nominee’s research (max 1 page) that identifies tops areas of research and includes no more than links to 3 papers. Abstracts are acceptable.
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