Scientific Achievement Awards
At the annual meeting, ASPET will present six major awards for 2022 to recognize accomplishments either in specific areas of pharmacology or contributions to and accomplishments in the discipline in general. Several award winners will present lectures at the meeting. Award nominations are due September 15 and awardees will be announced in January. Learn more
ASPET's divisions sponsor awards to recognize excellence in their respective area of specialty for early and mid-career accomplishments as well as lifetime achievements.
To be eligible for a division Early Career Award, you must be an ASPET member in good standing and must be within 15 years of having received your final doctoral degree but not still hold a postdoc position. Divisions offering Early Career Awards for 2022 are: Behavioral Pharmacology, Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Molecular Pharmacology, Neuropharmacology, Pharmacology Education, Toxicology, and Translational and Clinical Pharmacology. Learn more
The cardiovascular pharmacology division is offering a new mid-career award in 2022. Learn more
Division-sponsored 2022 awards for those of any career level or specifically for established investigators are the Bernard B. Brodie Award in Drug Metabolism and Disposition, the Scientific Achievement Award in Drug Discovery and Development, the Pharmacology Educators Award, the Toxicology Career Award, and the new Susan B. Horwitz Award Lecture in Cancer Pharmacology. Learn more
ASPET Travel Awards
Undergraduates, post-baccalaureate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral scientists are invited to apply for a travel award to help defray the cost of travel to attend the ASPET Annual Meeting at EB 2022. You must submit your abstract to EB in an ASPET topic category by November 30th AND apply separately in the ASPET Award Portal. Learn more
The E. Leong Way Emeritus Travel Award provides financial support to defray the expenses for an ASPET emeritus member to attend the ASPET Annual Meeting at EB. Learn more
ASPET Poster Awards
Undergraduates, post-baccalaureate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral scientists are invited to apply to compete in the ASPET Student/Postdoc Poster Competition on Sunday, April 3, 2022.
You must submit your abstract to EB in an ASPET topic category by the November 30h EB abstract submission deadline. When prompted within the EB submission site, answer “yes” you want to be considered for the ASPET Student/Postdoc Poster Competition (Step 5-Awards). No other application is needed but have your ASPET membership ID number handy and be sure your membership is up to date (or join now!) Learn more about the poster awards.
Oral Presentation Awards from Divisions
Divisions will select finalists for their oral presentation awards from eligible abstracts submitted to the applicable ASPET abstract topic categories. No separate application is necessary. To be considered, you must be an ASPET member, the first/presenting author, and be in the career stage indicated for each award.
- Cardiovascular Pharmacology –graduate students and postdocs
- Molecular Pharmacology –postdocs
- Behavioral Pharmacology – postdocs (TBD)
- Neuropharmacology – postdocs (TBD)
- Translational and Clinical Pharmacology – undergraduates, graduate students, and postdocs (TBD)