Nominator and Supporters
Only one nominator and two references are accepted per nomination. Of the three participants in a nomination (nominator and two references), only one can be from the same employment unit (e.g., department, institute, center, company) as the nominee. Please note: the references are not required to submit statements; they will only be contacted if the committee requires more information regarding the nomination.
Describe the nominee's outstanding contributions to the microbial sciences. Please be as specific as possible, with particular focus on why the nominee is deserving of this specific award (no more than 4000 characters). For more information regarding specific awards descriptions, please visit: https://www.asm.org/Academy/ASM-Awards.