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The deadline for submitting 2016 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards nominations has passed. Nominations for the 2017 awards will be accepted starting in January.

The O’Donnell Awards annually recognize rising Texas researchers who are addressing the essential role that science and technology play in society, and whose work meets the highest standards of exemplary professional performance, creativity, and resourcefulness.

The O'Donnell Awards acknowledge outstanding achievements by Texas-based researchers in four categories: Medicine, Engineering, Science, and Technology Innovation.

Each award includes a $25,000 honorarium and an invitation to present at TAMEST's Annual Conference in January.

2016 Science Award - Physical Sciences

The O'Donnell Awards Selection Committee will give preference to nominations for research in the physical sciences for the 2016 Science Award. The Committee will give preference to nominations for research in the biological sciences for the 2017 Science Award.