Gregorio Weber Award for Excellence

The Gregorio Weber Award for Excellence in Fluorescence Theory and Applications, sponsored by ISS, Inc, is intended to recognize and honor distinguished investigators who gave significant and original contributions to the advancement and applications of fluorescence techniques. Awardees will receive a plaque and a $2,000 honorarium which will be presented to the honoree at the Fluorescence Biological Subgroup meeting during the Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society. The award is named after Professor Gregorio Weber, who pioneered the developments in the theory and the application of fluorescence techniques to biology and biochemistry.


  • Nominees must be senior-level researchers with a rank of full professor, lab director or equivalent.

Nomination packets must include the following:

  • 1-2 page description of the individual's accomplishments and their relevance to the field.

Nominations deadline: December 30, 2017

Please send inquiries and nominations to Michelle Digman (