The Animal Protection Commissioner of Berlin prioritizes the funding of two Awards for the development of
NAMs to actively support the shift from tradition based animal experimentation to human relevant health
research: The Early Career Scientist Award is for a promising research proposal from an up and coming scientist that will advance the development and uptake of NAMs; the second Award is for an already ongoing,
auspicious project developing and/or using NAMs that needs additional funding for continuation. Each Award
includes prize money of 30.000 The winners will be selected by an independent jury of international scientists with longstanding expertise in NAMs based on predefined selection criteria.
An early career scientist has finalized their highest university degree less than ten years ago; the applicant for the second Award may be at any career stage. Applicants may be based in any country worldwide.
Application deadline: October 17, 2021