Young Bioenergeticist Award

The Young Bioenergeticist Award is given to outstanding graduate students and postdocs as voted on by the members of the Bioenergetics Subgroup Council. The Young Bioenergeticist Award is based on the candidate's track record of accomplishments as well as the candidate's abstract that will be presented at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting.


  • Graduate students/postdoctoral fellows working in the bioenergetics field

Nomination packets must include the following:

  • CV of the nominee
  • Letters of recommendation (including one from the mentor, who must be a subgroup member) 
  • A copy of the abstract submitted to the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting

Nomination deadline: January 15, 2018

Send inquiries and nominations to Elizabeth Jonas ( or George Porter (