Who should apply: The Roux Prize is intended for anyone who has applied burden of disease research in innovative ways to improve population health. Recipients might be leaders or staff in government agencies, researchers at academic institutions, volunteers in charitable organizations, or health providers working in the community. View previous recipients of the Roux Prize
Eligibility: Nominations are welcomed from across the globe. Preference is given to individuals, but groups are eligible to apply for the Roux Prize. Self-nominations are discouraged. Current full-time faculty, fellows, or employees of IHME and the University of Washington are not eligible.
Nomination instructions: We are now accepting nominations for 2017. The deadline for nominations is January 31, 2017. As the evaluation of nominees depends on the information supplied, nominations should be accurate, detailed, and complete. We prefer nominations in English. Due to organizational capacity we cannot guarantee that applications in languages other than English will be reviewed.
Award: The Roux Prize is awarded annually by members of IHME’s Board.