Sanofi and the Institut Pasteur are pleased to announce the Sanofi - Institut Pasteur 2014 Awards.

These Awards will honor four scientists, whose outstanding research in the life sciences is contributing to progress in global public health, specifically in the following fields:

Tropical and neglected diseases


Drug resistance



There will be three categories of awards:        

  • One International Senior award (€ 125 000)
  • One International Mid-career award (€ 75 000) 1
  • Two National Junior awards (€ 50 000 each) 2

More information and the nomination form are available on the website 


Deadline to submit nominations:

Friday, 16th  May, 2014


Awards Ceremony:

Thursday, 20th November, 2014 in Paris


A distinguished international Jury will choose the Awardees:

Prof. Peter C Agre, Prof. Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Prof. Pascale Cossart, Prof. Alain Fischer, Prof. Peter Gruss, Prof. Jörg H. Hacker, Prof. Jules A. Hoffmann, Dr Gary J. Nabel, Prof. Staffan Normak, Prof. Jeffrey V. Ravetch and Prof. Philippe Sansonetti.




1 The candidates should not be more than 52 years old on 1-7-2014

2 The candidates should not be more than 45 years old on 1-7-2014 and should work in France.