Larry Beuchat Young Researcher Award

Plaque and $2,000 Honorarium. Presented to a young researcher who has shown outstanding ability and professional promise in the early years of their career.

Submit a Nomination

Nominate a worthy colleague for one of our 2020 awards. Award nominations (other than the Black Pearl Award) must be submitted by email as one PDF to awards@foodprotection.org. Mailed copies sent to the IAFP office or to any other email address will not be accepted. For information on Student Travel Awards, visit the Student page. The deadline for all 2020 award nominations is Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

Make a Nomination

Sponsored by: bioMérieux, Inc.

2019 Recipient(s): Andrea Moreno Switt

    Past Awardees

  • 2018 — Xiangyu Deng
  • 2017 — Xiaonan Lu
  • 2016 — Haley Oliver
  • 2015 — Ben Chapman
  • 2014 — Jennifer Cannon
  • 2013 — Walid Alali
  • 2012 — Siddhartha Thakur
  • 2011 — Manan Sharma
  • 2010 — Michelle Danyluk
  • 2009 — Kendra Nightingale