13 June 2019
Nominations are now open for the Future Science Future Star Award 2019
Future Science OA opens nominations for the Future Science Future Star Award – an annual award recognizing early career researchers who are advancing human healthcare.
Originally launched in 2017 as the Early Career Research Award, the award is open to people within the first five years of their first academic appointment (post-doc onwards) who are making significant contributions to biomedical research and show promise for the future.
“Since launching this award, we’ve met multiple early career researchers performing high-quality, outstanding research having a real impact on human health,” commented Future Science OA Managing Editor, Francesca Lake. “We’re proud to continue our commitment to supporting early career researchers and I’m very excited to see what the 2019 candidates are doing in their fields.”
The winner will receive:
• £1000 to support their career
• A webinar on their research topic
• A video interview
• A place on the Future Science OA Early Career Panel
• The opportunity to be a guest editor for a Special Focus Issue of FSOA based around their research field
An expert judging panel will narrow the list of nominees down to a shortlist of candidates, following which there will be a public vote for the winner.
For further details and to submit your nomination, please click the following link: https://www.future-science.com/journals/fso/category/earlycareerresearch/award
Nominations close: Monday 1st July
About Future Science OA
Launched in March 2015, Future Science OA is the inaugural gold open access journal from Future Science Group. It publishes articles covering research of application to human health, and utilizes a CC-BY license. Future Science OA embraces the importance of publishing all good-quality research with the potential to further the progress of medical science. Negative and early-phase research will be considered. The journal also features review articles, editorials and perspectives, providing readers with a leading source of commentary and analysis.
About Future Science Group
Founded in 2001, Future Science Group (FSG) is a progressive publisher focused on breakthrough medical, biotechnological, and scientific research. FSG’s portfolio includes two imprints, Future Science and Future Medicine. Both publish eBooks and journals. In addition to this core publishing business FSG develops specialist eCommunities. Key titles and sites include Bioanalysis Zone, Epigenomics, Nanomedicine and the award-winning Regenerative Medicine. The aim of FSG is to service the advancement of clinical practice and drug research by enhancing the efficiency of communications among clinicians, researchers and decision-makers, and by providing innovative solutions to their information needs. This is achieved through a customer-centric approach, use of new technologies, products that deliver value-for-money and uncompromisingly high standards.