Eva Kavan Prize

The Eva Kavan Prize for Excellence in Research on the Brain

Dr. Eva Mary Kavan established a fund in 1999 to encourage a talented young scholar to pursue scientific research on the brain. The recipient of this award will receive a gift card and a Certificate of Merit, to be presented at the annual H.W. Magoun Lecture during the Spring quarter.

Eligibility & Requirements
Current Graduate Students
Letter of Recommendation from Mentor
CV
Supporting Materials (articles, publications, etc.)
U.S. citizen or permanent resident

YEARAnnual Eva Kavan Prize for Excellence in Research on the BrainSTUDENTLABORATORY ofDEPARTMENTPHOTO
202123rdAmanda BakerDr. Adriana GalvanDepartment of Psychology, College of Life Sciences, UCLA
202022thAmy LinDr. Carrie BeardenDepartments of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, Psychology, UCLA
201921thNina LichtenbergDr. Kate WassumDepartment of Psychology, College of Life Sciences, UCLA
201820thCassandra MeyerDr. Allan Mackenzie-GrahamDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
201719thAnne CollinsDr. Kate WassumDepartment of Psychology, College of Life Sciences, UCLA
201719thHua ChaiDr. Baljit KhakhDepartment of Physiology, DGSOM at UCLA
201618thEsther NieDr. Thomas CarmichaelDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
201517thJennifer KongDr. Ben NovitchDepartment of Neurobiology, DGSOM at UCLA
201416thJamee BregDr. Daniel GeschwindDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
201315thSangmok KimDr. Kelsey MartinDepartment of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences , DGSOM at UCLA
201214thAustin HilliardDr. Stephanie WhiteDepartment of Integrative Biology & Physiology, College of Life Sciences, UCLA
201113thErin GrayDr. Thomas O'DellDepartment of Physiology, DGSOM at UCLA
201012thKate WassumDr. Nigel MaidementDepartments of Neuroscience & Human Behavior, UCLA
200911thTiago CarvalhoDr. Dean BuonomanoDepartment of Neurobiology, DGSOM at UCLA
200810thMichael OldhamDr. Daniel GeschwindDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
20079thJoshua JohansenDr. Hugh BlairDepartment of Behavioral Neuroscience, College of Life Sciences, UCLA
20068thMary Kay LoboDr. William YangDepartment of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences , DGSOM at UCLA
20057thKimberly ThompsonDr. Kelsey MartinDepartment of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences , DGSOM at UCLA
20046thAlison BurggrenDr. Susan BookheimerDepartments of Cognitive Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA
20035thJeffrey GottsDr. Marie Francoise ChesseletDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
20024thChristine BredfeldtDr. Dario RingachDepartment of Neurobiology, DGSOM at UCLA
20013rdMichael ZeinehDr. Susan BookheimerDepartments of Cognitive Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA
20002ndValentin NagerlDr. Istan ModyDepartment of Neurology, DGSOM at UCLA
19991stAlbert ChaDr. Francisco BezanillaDepartment of Physiology, DGSOM at UCLA