Regeneron New Investigator Awards (formerly the Milstein Young Investigator Awards)

2021 Regeneron New Investigator Awards for Excellence in Cytokine & Interferon Research (formerly the Milstein Young Investigator Awards)


Regeneron New Investigator Awards (formerly the Milstein Young Investigator Awards) at Cytokines 2021 Hybrid Meeting – The 9th Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society: Celtic Cytokines: Sensing and interpreting cytokine and interferon cues in health and disease, October 17-20, 2021, Cardiff City Hall in Cardiff, Wales, UK.

Description: Regeneron New Investigator Awards ICIS members who will attend the upcoming annual conference and who have received a Ph.D or M.D. within the previous 10 years are eligible, but may be extended by 1 year due to parental leave.  Up to FOUR awards will be granted to individuals who have made notable contributions to either basic or clinical research. ICIS members must be nominated by other eligible members for these Awards or can self-apply, but must include a letter(s) of nomination from their menor(s). All Awardees will be invited for an Oral presentation during the Meeting.

Award: $5,000 and an engraved crystal award provided by ICIS. Funds provided through a generous contribution from Regeneron. These awards do not include registration fees or travel to the Annual Meeting.

Eligibility & Submission Guidelines for all of the  ICIS Young Investigator Awards

Nominations and Applications for Young Investigator Awards must include the following:

  • An abbreviated CV (max. 1-3 pages) together with a letter of recommendation detailing the accomplishments of the nominee (including confirmation of eligibility) should be uploaded as a combined PDF document.
  • No proprietary or confidential information can be included in the application.
  • Submission Deadline, 15 May, 2021: All the Young Investigator Awards:

Winners of the 2021 Young Investigators Awards will be required to register for Cytokines 2021 and submit an abstract by 1 June, 2021 (information will be provided in the acceptance letter).