Regeneron Prize (Tentative Deadline)

Deadline: January 31 2023

The University of Pennsylvania has been invited to nominate two PhD students for the Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation in biomedicine, broadly defined.  See the flyer for details. 

Penn coordinates an internal competition.  The deadline for the internal competition is January 31, 2023, 11:59 PM EST (Tentative Deadline).   If you have a PhD student who would be competitive, please encourage them to apply.

To be considered for Penn nomination, applicants must complete the Penn Regeneron Prize application (, consisting of :

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 2-page single-spaced description of the applicant’s “dream research idea” in the field of Biomedical Science
  • A letter of recommendation from your Penn faculty advisor, requested through the above process

Applicants should not submit the application directly to Regeneron. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Aaron Olson at CURF,

Note: The University can also nominate two Postdoctoral Fellows. Contact Josie Rook at in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research for details on the postdoc competition.

Contact Information

Dr. Aaron Olson for PhD student applicants

Josie Rook for postdoctoral applicants

Fellowship Availability

Fellowship Location: 

Fellowship Type


Fellowship Eligibility

Graduate Student