Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award
The Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award was established to honor an outstanding scientist who has shown a strong commitment to the encouragement of underrepresented minorities to enter the scientific enterprise and/or to the effective mentorship of those within it.
The award consists of a plaque, a cash prize of $3,000 and travel expenses to present a lecture at the annual ASBMB meeting. The recipient will be chosen by the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee.
Both nominees and nominators must be ASBMB members. Self-nominations are accepted.
- Lizabeth Allison
- Jorge Torres
- Andrew Tsin
- Douglas Robinson
- Avery August
- JoAnn Trejo
- Freeman A. Hrabowski & Michael Summers
- Peter Blumberg
- Lovell A. Jones
- Arthur Gutierrez–Hartmann