Nomination Criteria

The Sabin Rising Star Award honors an early-career professional who has demonstrated a commitment to the field of immunization. It is awarded based on the following criteria:

  • The Nominee’s work exemplifies the Sabin Vaccine Institute’s mission to make vaccines more accessible, enable innovation and expand immunization across the globe
  • The Nominee is working to materially improve access to vaccines, impact vaccine research and development or enable innovation to expand immunization
  • The Nominee should be a scientist, researcher or public health leader


Selection Committee

Nominations are submitted in strict confidence and reviewed by a Selection Committee comprised of Sabin Executive Management and Board of Trustees.

To Submit a Nomination

Those interested in submitting a nomination should send a statement (no greater than one page) outlining the achievements and promise of their Nominee along with the Nominee’s CV to [email protected] by October 14, 2019.