ASIP Experimental Pathologist-in-Graduate Training Award (EPIGT)

2023 Joint Meeting of the ASMB, HCS, and ASIP Awards Application Deadline
Wednesday, June 28, 2023 (11:59 PM ET)


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The Experimental Pathologist-in-Graduate Training (EPIGT) Award is a prestigious award presented to an ASIP graduate student in a PhD training program, MD/PhD training program, or MD training program and who has excelled in investigative efforts in studying the mechanisms of disease.

Applicants who apply for the EPIGT Award will also be considered for an EPIGT-Merit Award. Prior recipients of the EPIGT and EPIGT-Merit Awards may reapply if the work submitted is clearly distinct from the work previously submitted when the first award was given.  Consideration will not be given for continuation of the same project. 

Eligibility and Requirements:

  • Be an ASIP Pre-Doctoral member in good standing at the time of application submission and through the dates of the meeting.
  • Submit an abstract to an ASIP Topic Category by the established deadline.
  • Submit an extended research report (this report should not exceed 750 words nor include more than one table and one figure).
  • Submit a Letter of Recommendation from a supervisor, colleague, etc. attesting to the applicants work role and potential as a biomedical research investigator. 

Recipients of an EPIGT or EPIGT-Merit Award will receive a cash award, certificate, and complimentary meeting registration.