The Monie A. Ferst Award recipient is selected by a committee made up of Sigma Xi’s Southeast Regional Director, a Ferst family member, the current president and immediate-past president of the Georgia Tech Chapter, plus several members-at-large, including previous Ferst Award recipients, based on the nominees’ areas of expertise.
The nomination package should be submitted electronically to Dr. Peter Hesketh of the Georgia Institute of Technology at firstname.lastname@example.org and must include the following:
- A nomination letter summarizing the candidate’s noteworthy accomplishments (2 pages);
- The candidate’s resume;
- Five letters of endorsement, at least three of which should come from the candidate’s former students or post-docs.
For the 2018 award, please send the nomination via e-mail by April 1.