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2020 Champions For Biotechnology Education Awards Reception

Join our virtual Champions Reception to celebrate biotechnology education in Massachusetts! Each year, we honor a teacher, school, and company for their efforts to empower students to enter careers in the life sciences industry and for inspiring students through biotechnology education. This year, we will also honor an outstanding college student for their dedication to pursuing biotechnology in college. There will be a Networking Reception 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, followed by the Awards Reception 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Thank you to our Host Sponsors Biogen and Sanofi Genzyme!

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsors Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Takeda!

Show your support for our honorees:
– Biogen, Champion Organization
– East Boston High School, Champion School and Joshua Boger Innovative School of the Year
– Camila Wendorff, MassBay Community College and Framingham State University Student, Champion Student and Henri A. Termeer Student Scholarship Awardee
– Sarah Goldberg of New Mission High School, Champion Educator and Henri A. Termeer Educator Awardee

In place of a registration fee, we invite you to make a donation to support MassBioEd’s mission to build and sustain a strong, diverse workforce in the life sciences through educational programs that engage and excite teachers, inspire and propel students, and illuminate the pathway from the classroom to careers. You can also text the word “massbioed” to the number 243725.

Donations of $100 or more will receive a Thank You Package that includes a MassBioEd branded mask and water bottle with other gifts, and donations of $500 more will receive the Thank You Package with an added UV phone sanitizer and additional gifts.

If your company wishes to match your donation, they may do so by contacting or making the donation online. For gifts over $2,500, we encourage mailing a check. See details to mail a check here:

Details to join will be provided in advance of the event. For any questions, please contact

Interested in sponsoring? View our 2020 Sponsorship opportunities:

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  • Date

    November 18, 2020 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm