- Recognizes individuals who have an outstanding record of effectively mentoring women cardiologists and underscores the importance of mentoring in the professional development of women.
- Awarded annually to a woman or man whose outstanding scientific achievements are coupled with a record of support for women in academics and of mentoring women in their scientific careers.
- The recipient receives an honorarium of $1000 and travel expenses to the Annual WE Meeting, which is held in conjunction with the Endocrine Society Meeting.
- Recognizes the mentoring activities of general medicine investigators.
- The annual award is presented at SGIM’s Annual Meeting, for which SGIM provides a complimentary Annual Meeting registration.
- Recognizes the importance of this mentor‐trainee relationship. AAI honors the award recipient’s contributions to the profession through outstanding mentoring.
- The award includes a plaque, meeting registration at the early rate, and travel support to the AAI Annual Meeting.
- Recognizes a medical school faculty physician who exemplifies the qualities of a caring and compassionate mentor in the teaching and advising of medical students.
- Recognizes men or women who demonstrate extraordinary mentoring skills in supporting the career of a female urologist.
- A prize of $5,000 is awarded to an individual who has served in the role of mentor for 25 or more years.
- A prize of $5,000 is awarded to an individual who has served in the role of mentor for fewer than 25 years.
- Both AAAS Mentor Awards honor individuals who during their careers demonstrate extraordinary leadership to increase the participation of underrepresented groups in science and engineering fields and careers. These groups include: women of all racial or ethnic groups; African American, Native American, and Hispanic men; and people with disabilities.
Society of Scientists Dedicated to Advancing Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
SACNAS Distinguished Undergraduate Institution Mentor Award
- Holds a PhD or other doctorate degree and a faculty position at a four‐year undergraduate institution.
- Participates in minority education activities at the local and/or national level.
SACNAS Distinguished Professional Mentor Award
- Holds a staff or administrative position at a college or university, within government, or in private industry for at least 10 years.
- Participates in minority education, advocacy, or mentoring activities at the local and/or national level.
- Awards are open to nominees who have a demonstrated record of encouraging minority students to pursue advanced science degrees, in addition to the eligibility requirements for the specific award.
- More information on SACNAS awards