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Foresight Institute Distinguished Student Award Instructions


Deadline for submitting nominations: November 30, 2015.

Nominations must have a summary with the nominee's address, telephone, and (if possible) fax and email address.

The nomination should describe the work for which the student is being nominated, in one page or less. The nomination should include the nominee's CV, and up to five publications. The nomination may also include a letter of recommendation from the nominator. If the nominee is also the nominator, the nomination may include a letter by the nominee describing his/her qualifications.

He or she must be a full-time student at the time of the presentation. The student should not have received their PhD before February 2016.

Please submit the above information in ONE email to with a "cc" (courtesy copy) sent to

Supporting documents for all applications must be submitted in one of two ways:

  • PREFERRED: A URL pointing at the full document, no fee required. URLs pointing to journal web sites that charge fees for non-subscriber access are not acceptable.
  • An email attachment of the full document emailed to, with nominee's name included, with a "cc" (courtesy copy) sent to


The prizewinner will receive $1,000.00 plus a physical award.

2015 Distinguished Student Award

Previously awarded Distinguished Student Awards

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