Stop TB Partnership

How to Apply

Who can nominate

All Stop TB partners, except for:

  • Stop TB Partnership Secretariat staff members, its Coordinating Board members, and their respective organizations.
  • Kochon Prize Selection Committee members and their respective organizations.

Who can be nominated

  • Nominees can be individuals (at minimum enrolled in a PhD program) or a research group.
  • Research (at any stage of the product development lifecycle) must be in either:

    • Diagnostics for all forms of TB;
    • Drug/treatment regimens for all forms of TB; and/or
    • Vaccines that protect those of all ages from TB.
  • Research can be in any stage of the product development lifecycle
  • Achievements can be one time achievements or multiple
  • There is no restriction on the age, sex, or nationality of nominees.

Who cannot be nominated

  • United Nations and World Health Organization staff members.
  • Stop TB Partnership Secretariat staff members, its Coordinating Board members, and their respective organizations.
  • Kochon Prize Selection Committee members and their respective organizations.
  • Past Kochon Prize award winners.
  • Please note that individuals or organizations cannot nominate themselves.

How to submit a nomination

Please follow this link to submit nominations.

All nominations should include:

Required

  • A completed form by the nominator.
  • A letter of support from the nominator.
  • All documentation should be signed and submitted in English by e-mail, online, or in hard copy format. Handwritten documents will not be accepted.

For questions

Applicants can ask questions to the Kochon team via KochonPrize@stoptb.org by 6 December 2017.