The Changemaker Awards

Our customers continually inspire us with their discoveries and innovation, making Benchling a vital part of their scientific journey.

At Benchtalk 2024 in Boston and London, we'll honor these achievements with our inaugural Changemaker Awards. Nominate a colleague, manager, or even yourself for recognition, including a JeffyP trophy, and donation to non-profit of choice.

Changemaker Awards


Get inspiration from leaders across the R&D community.

Changemaker of the Year
Changemaker of the Year
Celebrating those making an outsized impact on accelerating the pace of life sciences R&D
Human Impact Awardr
Human Impact Award
Highlighting breakthrough research where outcomes have a large potential or realized impact on society
AI & ML Innovator
AI & ML Innovator
For those building impactful AI and ML models to move their science forward
Benchling Champion
Benchling Champion
Awarded to an individual who is their company's resident Benchling pro
Top Community Contributor
Top Community Contributor
Celebrating an individual who is active and engaged in the Benchling Community


Entries will be accepted now through August 15th.

You can nominate yourself, your colleagues, or another eligible individual. If you’re nominating yourself as part of a team, please note that in your nomination.

Yes! You can nominate yourself, your colleagues, or another eligible individual or group for multiple awards. If you’re nominating a specific team, please note that in your nomination.

You can nominate individual champions and/or teams. If nominating a team, please be sure to name an individual to represent the group company — whether it is you, your boss or your favorite colleague.

At Benchtalk 2024 on October 1 in Boston and October 23 in London.

  • A custom Changemaker Trophy showcasing JeffyP — bound to turn heads in your office or lab!
  • Special spotlight on Benchling’s social channels highlighting the individual, project, or group.
  • A donation to non-profit of choice.