Baxter China Young Investigator Award

Baxter International Inc. is a global diversified healthcare company that couples its dedication to excellence and its passion for innovation with its unique combination of expertise in medical device.

To celebrate and promote innovative research, Baxter sponsors an annual award program open to full-time graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Baxter China Young Investigator Awards seek to stimulate and reward research applicable to the development of therapies and medical products that save and sustain patients' lives. Baxter invites current graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in the China region to submit descriptions of ongoing research. The Baxter China Young Investigator Awards program consists of two tiers; first tier awards include a 10,000CNY cash prize and an onsite visit to present the award-winning research. Second tier awards will receive a 4,000CNY cash prize.


奖励范围及标准 Scope & Criteria of the Award:

Competitive applications will describe active research in the following technical areas:

  • 分析科学 Analytical Science
  • 生命科学 Life Science
  • 医疗器械工程 Medical Device Engineering
  • 药学 Pharmaceutical Science


研究概述 Research Description:

The application should clearly describe the connection between the research and the above technical areas. The length should not exceed two pages (including figures and references), with 1” margins and font size ≥ 12pt. The applicant’s scientific advisor should also send a letter that confirms the enrollment or postdoctoral status, details the applicant’s contribution to the research, distinguishing it from the efforts of other supporting team members, and establishes the significance of the contribution to its relevant scientific discipline. Although these letters should be concise, the scientific advisor is welcome to discuss unique circumstances which may be relevant to the applicant’s contribution.


申请资格 Eligibility:

All applicants must be currently enrolled full-time graduate students or postdoctoral fellows and must be primarily responsible for the research described. All successful applicants must commit to briefly presenting their results at the annual Young Investigator Awards ceremony to be held on 14 December, 2018 at Baxter's R&D facility located in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China, when first tier winners will be invited.


细节及条件 Details & Conditions:

The presentation will be recorded for broadcast at a later date and shared with Baxter's worldwide facilities. Some content may be made public through Baxter's website or through other avenues. Baxter will cover the cost of travel to and from the awards ceremony, as well as the cost of accommodations for the nights before and after the ceremony for those traveling from outside the Suzhou area.


申请截止日期 Application Deadline:

Research descriptions, resumes, advisor letters and information form should be submitted to Baxter Public Mailbox China_SHS_Young_Investigator_Award@baxter.com no later than 30 September, 2018. To learn more, read our Young Investigator Award FAQs.


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