To recognize outstanding contributions of faculty, post docs, students and staff in the WashU Neuroscience Community.

The Neuroscience Program Steering Committee has launched the Neuroscience Community Awards Program to recognize the efforts of faculty and trainees in teaching, mentorship, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.  All faculty and trainees in the WashU Neuroscience Community are eligible.  Each awardee will receive a cash prize and recognition at a virtual awards ceremony. 

Thank you for voting! Stay tuned for information regarding the awards ceremony.

Award Categories

1. The Award for Excellence in Teaching (Faculty): This award recognizes a faculty member who has shown outstanding commitment to teaching in the neuroscience community.

2. The Award for Excellence in Teaching (Students): This award recognizes a graduate student who has shown outstanding commitment to teaching in the neuroscience community.

3. The Award for Outstanding Mentorship (Faculty, Staff, Postdocs, Students): This award recognizes a member of the neuroscience community who has shown excellence in mentorship.

4. The Award for Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion (Faculty): This award recognizes a faculty member in the neuroscience community who has shown a strong commitment to creating diverse and inclusive spaces, programs, or laboratories.

5. The Award for Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion (Students): This award recognizes a graduate student in the neuroscience community who has shown a strong commitment to promoting diverse and inclusive spaces through mentorship or advocacy.

Questions?  Contact Marwa Mikati, Annie Zheng, or Rebecca Brenner (Student Representatives, Neuroscience Program Steering Committee)