Click the appropriate "Submit" button below to submit a nomination or application for a CASW prize or fellowship.

To submit a letter on behalf of a candidate for a prize or fellowship, please select "Letter of support."

Applicants may also submit supporting letters as part of a nomination or entry package.

The Clark/Payne Award and Victor Cohn Prize will be listed on this site when the nomination period for each award begins on January 1 of each year. The deadlines for those submissions are June 30 and July 31, respectively. The application period for New Horizons in Science travel fellowships opens on July 1 each year.

For additional details on fellowships and awards, visit the CASW website.

The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing is committed to improving the quality of science news reaching the public. Comprised of a panel of distinguished journalists and scientists, CASW develops and funds programs to help reporters and writers produce accurate and informative stories about developments in science, technology, medicine and the environment.

Questions? Contact Sylvia Kantor, sylviakantor@casw.org


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This form may be used to submit:
  • a letter of support for a candidate for the Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting (to submit a nomination package, please use the Victor Cohn Prize form)
  • a letter of support for a candidate for the Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award for a Young Science Journalist
  • a recommendation of an applicant for a Taylor/Blakeslee University Fellowship or Taylor/Blakeslee Project Fellowship
  • a recommendation of an applicant for a New Horizons travel fellowship
  • The form accepts both uploaded documents and text entered on the page. To access the form, you will need to create an account.
For further information about deadlines, requirements for recommenders and nominators, and about the prizes and fellowships, see the CASW Fellowships and Awards page or contact Diane McGurgan.

Applicants and nominees should not use this form to submit materials.
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