Goldman-Rakic Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Cognitive Neuroscience

Goldman-Rakic Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Cognitive Neuroscience

Goldman-Rakic Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Cognitive Neuroscience

This prize was created by Constance and Stephen Lieber in memory of Patricia Goldman-Rakic, Ph.D., a distinguished neuroscientist renowned for discoveries about the brain’s frontal lobe, after her tragic death in an automobile accident in 2003. The prize carries an award of $40,000 and the winner(s) is honored at the annual International Awards Dinner in New York City in October.

Now accepting nominations for the 2021 Goldman-Rakic Prize. Please submit your nominations by Wednesday, May 12, 2021.

Please submit all nominations via email by Wednesday, May 12, 2021 to Ms. Sho Tin Chen at schen@bbrfoundation.org.

Nomination Instructions

See Previous Prizewinners

SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Jack D. Barchas, M.D. (Chair)
  • Amy F.T. Arnsten, Ph.D.
  • Suzanne N. Haber, Ph.D.
  • Michael I. Posner, Ph.D.
Block Reference 

2021 Prizewinners