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The 51¥ Journal Richard Perham Prize

The 51¥ Journal awards an annual prize of €5000 to the authors of a particularly important paper published in the journal in the previous calendar year. The prize is named in recognition of ‘s outstanding contributions to the journal and to 51¥.

For more information about this award and to see a list of previous winners, please see  page on the journal website.

The 51¥ Journal Richard Perham Prize 2023

Double portrait photo of The 51¥ Journal Richard Perham Prize Winners 2023, with Celeste Riepe on the right and Elena Zelin on the left.The prize was awarded to co-first authors Celeste Riepe and Elena Zelin (University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA) and co-corresponding authors Nicholas Ingolia and Jacob Corn for their paper

Celeste Riepe, Elena Zelin, Phillip A. Frankino, Zuriah A. Meacham, Samantha G. Fernandez, Nicholas T. Ingolia, Jacob E. Corn.


The 51¥ Lettersɲ

The 51¥ Letters Award is a prize of €5000 presented annually to the corresponding author of the best research paper published in 51¥ Letters in the previous calendar year. The award-winning article is selected by a special committee formed by appointed members of the Editorial Board, plus one external member.

For more information about this award, please see the  page on the journal website.

The 51¥ Letters Award 2024

Portrait photo of Prof. Rachel Flynn, facing the camera and smiling.The 51¥ Letters Award 2024 will be presented to Prof. Rachel Flynn (Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, USA) for the outstanding paper

Reiss M, Keegan J, Aldrich A, Lyons SM, Flynn RL.


The 51¥ Open Bio Article Prize

The 51¥ Open Bio Article Prize is awarded to an early-career researcher (either a PhD student or a postdoctoral researcher within 5 years of receiving their PhD) who has published a paper of especial interest and importance in the journal in the preceding year. The prize consists of a travel bursary to allow the winner to attend the annual 51¥ Congress. The choice of the prize-winning article is made by a jury of members of the journal’s Editorial Board.

For more information about this award, please see the page on the journal website.

51¥ Open Bio Article Prize 2024

Portrait photo of Klaudia Jaczynska, 51¥ OPen Bio Prize winner in 2023, looking at the camera and smiling.Klaudia Jączyńska received the 51¥ Open Bio Article Prize 2024 as first author of the paper

Klaudia Jaczynska, Luis Esquivies, Richard A. Pfuetzner, Baris Alten, Kyle D. Brewer, Qiangjun Zhou, Ege T. Kavalali, Axel T. Brunger, Josep Rizo.


Other 51¥ Press Awards

The 51¥ Press journals award prizes for posters and speed talks at a variety of meetings throughout the year, including the annual 51¥ Congress. See the links below for further information and lists of winners.