Sanofi - Institut Pasteur Awards Information

Sanofi, a global diversified healthcare leader and the Institut Pasteur, an internationally renowned biomedical research centre, jointly announce the creation of the Sanofi - Institut Pasteur Awards to recognize scientists for their past or ongoing research demonstrating real scientific progress in the life sciences.
The Sanofi – Institut Pasteur Awards will be given, during 2012, to four scientists for outstanding research concerning the four following subjects:
1- Tropical and neglected diseases
2 - Innovative vaccines
3 - New approaches to drug resistance
4 - Therapeutic approaches to senescence: immunobiology, neurobiology and regenerative medicine
Each of the four award winners will receive 120 000 euros, part for themselves (€ 40 000) and part for their future research (€ 80 000).
The applications are to consist of the duly completed nomination form together with the documents that are requested in the instructions.  
Applications must be submitted no later than Friday the 4th May 2012, 11.00 pm (GMT + 2), to the Sanofi – Institut Awards committee.