Brian Metzger Finalist for 2018 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists

Associate Professor Brian Metzger has been named a Finalist in the 2018 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists.  The 31 finalists (10 in the physical sciences & engineering) were selected from 286 nominations of highly qualified faculty-rank researchers from 146 of the nation’s leading academic and research institutions.

The annual Awards, established by the Blavatnik Family Foundation and administered by the New York Academy of Sciences, recognize and support America’s top young scientific innovators in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry. The three National Laureates will be announced in June 2018 and will each receive an unrestricted cash prize of $250,000, the largest prize of its kind for early-career scientists.