2021 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards Now Open–Submit Your Nomination Today

Winners of the Innovating Texas Poster Challenge accept their award from two members of the 2020 TAMEST Conference Program Committee. (Left to right) Ann Beal Salamone (NAE), Michael A. Miller, Ph.D., Ashlee Brunaugh, M. Cynthia Hipwell, Ph.D. (NAE)

TAMEST invites you to submit your nomination for the 2021 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards. The awards annually recognize outstanding achievements by young researchers in medicine, engineering, science* and technology innovation.

Award recipients will be honored at TAMEST’s 2021 Annual Conference—Forward Texas: Community Health and Well-Being—where they will present their research to attendees and also receive a $25,000 honorarium and medal. The conference will be held January 12–14, 2021, at The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas.

The deadline for submitting nominations is April 30, 2020.

More information, including nomination guides and applications, can be found on the TAMEST website: https://tamest.org/odonnell-awards/. For assistance with submitting nominations, contact Cindy Kralis at (512) 232-8495 or ckralis@austin.utexas.edu.

*Preference in the science category for the 2021 award will be given to nominees in the biological sciences.