SIB International Young Bioinformatician Award

The SIB International Young Bioinformatician Award recognizes the excellent and promising young career of a scientist, or a scientist’s project or a scientist’s paper published in the field of bioinformatics or computational biology.

The Award carries a cash prize of CHF 10,000, an award certificate, and travel expenses for the laureate to attend the awards ceremony. The laureate will be invited to give a plenary talk about his/her project during the ceremony.

SIB Bioinformatics Resource Innovation Award

The SIB Bioinformatics Resource Innovation Award recognizes a bioinformatics resource (database, infrastructure, code-base, analysis framework, visualization tool, etc.) that is breaking new ground conceptually and/or technically.

The Award is open worldwide to any new bioinformatics resource or any very major new release of a resource that is available online and that has been formally published for the first time within five years preceding the closing date for applications. The resource should have an important impact on the life science community, or show the clear potential to have such an impact.

The award carries a cash prize of CHF 10,000, an award certificate, and travel expenses for a team member to attend the awards ceremony. An opportunity will also be given to present the resource and its scientific background during the ceremony.

SIB Best Swiss Bioinformatics Graduate Paper Award

The SIB Best Swiss Bioinformatics Graduate Paper Award recognizes a paper in the field of bioinformatics and computational biology, published by a scientist currently working on a PhD or having recently obtained his/her PhD degree, and having carried out part of his/her studies in Switzerland.

The Award carries a cash prize of CHF 5,000, an award certificate, and travel expenses for the laureate to attend the awards ceremony. The laureate will be invited to give a plenary talk during the ceremony.

 

Past SIB Awards

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