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Procedures for Entry
The entrant must submit the following items:

1.A completed Entry Form.

2.An essay, written by the entrant, which describes his or her research and places it in perspective with respect to current research in the field of immunology research. The essay must not exceed 1,000 words in length. The applicant must have done or directed all of the work and it must have been performed in the past three years. Text generated from AI, machine learning, or similar algorithmic tools cannot be used to generate or edit the submission nor its accompanying figures, images, or graphics, without explicit permission from the Science editors. Furthermore, prior to publication of the winning entries, winners will be required to sign Science’s License to Publish, wherein the entrant must warrant that they have followed this requirement.

3.A one-page letter of recommendation from his or her postdoctoral adviser, supervisor, or other senior colleague who is familiar with the entrant's work.

4.A Curriculum Vitae that includes the following:
Full citations of papers that the entrant has published on the research described in the essay
Academic and professional awards and honors that the entrant has received; and
Relevant professional experience

5.Copies of two of the entrant's papers that are most relevant to the essay.

You will be contacted only if there are additional materials or information needed.

Click here to register and submit an entry for the 2024 Michelson Philanthropies and Science Prize for Immunology.