Congratulations to 2023 recipient
Dr. John Del Rosario Benjamin
The SGP Excelsior Award is made possible by generous financial support
from individual, corporate and academic sponsors
About the Award
The purpose of this award is to identify and promote exceptional early career scientists under-represented within the fields of Physiology and Biophysics who seek to become scientists and mentors. This award is to promote those individuals who we anticipate will represent the future of our society and the future of Physiology and Biophysics.
Presented each year at the SGP Annual Symposium, the award includes a travel stipend to attend the meeting and present a platform talk, two years of formal mentorship from a senior member of SGP, and a one-year SGP membership.
All applicants will receive a one-year complimentary SGP membership.
Nomination packets must include the following:
a) Research and training background and the significance of the resulting publications
b) Additional scientific contributions that may not be apparent in the publication record.
c) Career goals and future research objectives
d) Broad impact statement. This should include a brief summary of your philosophy on diversity, equity and inclusion, as well as your views on mentoring and advocacy.3. Curriculum Vitae or Biosketch.