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The Neuroscience Prize Nomination Criteria

Who may submit a nomination?

Nominations for the Neuroscience Prize are invited annually and may be submitted by individuals that are active in or have an appreciation for contemporary neuroscience research and study.

Who may be nominated?

Individuals from anywhere in the world who have conducted highly distinguished research in the field of the brain, spinal cord, or peripheral nervous system.

What the nomination must include:

Please note that all nomination materials must be submitted in English

  • a completed nomination form

  • a current curriculum vitae WITHOUT a full list of publications

  • Up to two letters of support are welcome, but not required 


The official nomination form should be filled out and submitted online, or e-mailed to

If necessary, the form may be printed and faxed or mailed, but electronic submissions are strongly preferred.


Nominations for the 2025 Neuroscience Prize close on December 15, 2024.

For instructions and to access the official nomination form, see How to Nominate.

For additional information contact

The Gruber Foundation

Phone: +1 203-432-6231