This award recognizes an outstanding research effort by an early-stage investigator in the field of sleep or circadian research. The basis for evaluation of a candidate is a single, peer-reviewed publication reporting original research (not a review), supported by a senior investigator’s letter of recommendation that must address specific elements described below. The candidate must be the first author; and the article must be published or accepted for publication in 2021.

The award consists of a plaque and an honorarium to be applied toward registration to attend SLEEP 2022, the Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies. The plaque will be presented to you at SLEEP 2022 during the SRS Club Hypnos Reception.

Full details are available on the award webpage.