National MS Society (USA): Barancik Prize 2018

The NMSS Barancik Prize for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis Research recognises an exceptional scientist or a team of scientists whose work in MS research has demonstrated outstanding innovation and originality.


Any investigator(s) active in MS research is eligible for the prize, and the nominee(s) may be from any institution or organisation— public or private, government, as well as commercial entities.

The award is intended for early to mid-career MS researchers. Nominees should have no more than 20 years of experience as an independent investigator or team leader to be eligible.

There are no specific requirements for residency or citizenship. Nominees need not be current or past grantees of the National MS Society.

Value of the Award

An annual prize of US $100,000 (approx AUD $132,000) is awarded, to be used at the discretion of the recipient.

Submission Requirements & Due Date

Nominations must be submitted directly to the Sponsor by 30 June 2018

If you decide to apply for this award, please contact Dale Godfrey.

Prior to submission please ensure that your University of Adelaide Researcher Profile page is up to date.

Further Information

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