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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

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Awards & Prizes


Funder Grant Name Funding & Duration Deadline
Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique InBev-Baillet Latour Health Prize

The current value of the Prize is € 250,000. single payment

Prize - No restrictions

ESCMID (European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases)

Award for Excellence in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases


This award recognizes and rewards an outstanding lifetime contribution in the areas of science, education or professional affairs in clinical microbiology and/or infectious diseases. Prize not yet specified. 
American Society for Microbiology ASM Lifetime Achievement Award Not specified. 
Federation of European Microbiological Societies FEMS-Lwoff Award

A medal, an honorarium of €1,000, a prize-lecture at the opening ceremony of FEMS 2019 

The deadline for nomination is March 10 of every second calendar year – in the years before a FEMS Congress will be held. 

Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene RSTMH Medical Student Essay Competition


 £200 + a year's free membership to RSTMH  



International Society for Antiviral Research Gertrude Elion Memorial Lecture Award Award will be in the amount of $7,500 (the award will be constant, expenses for travel and per diem will vary depending on where the awardee is coming from)
American Society for Microbiology The ASM Scherago-Rubin Award Not specified.
American Society for Microbiology ASM Award for Research and Leadership in Clinical Microbiology Not specified. 
American Society for Microbiology ASM Award for Environmental Research Not specified
American Society for Microbiology ASM Award for Applied and Biotechnological Research Not specified. 
American Society for Microbiology ASM Award for Early Career Basic Research Not specified
Microbiology Society Marjory Stephenson Prize Lecture The winner receives £1,000.
Microbiology Society Fleming Lecture The winner receives £1,000.
Microbiology Society Peter Wildy Prize For Microbiology Education The winner will be awarded £1,000.

Awards and Prizes - University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge Vice-Chancellor’s Impact Awards 

 To recognise and reward those whose research has led to excellent impact beyond academia. £1,000 awarded to the best impact in each School. The overall best impact award, selected by an external judge, will be given to the best of these School winners and the prize for this award will be an additional £1,000.

University of Cambridge Vice-Chancellor’s Public Engagement with Research Awards

Do you dedicate your time and expertise to public engagement with research here at the University of Cambridge? Have you undertaken an innovative project, brought research to a new audience, worked creatively or collaboratively to raise the profile or impact of research? £1000 prize.