Awards

Honoring excellence in nutrition science, research and practice, ASN’s awards recognize the accomplishments of members and meeting attendees.

Submit nominations for the 2019 Awards and ASN Class of 2019 Fellows.

ASN & ASN Foundation Awards

The ASN and ASN Foundation awards program honors scientists, clinicians and scholars for significant achievements in nutrition research and practice. Please visit www.nutrition.org/awards for a full list of awards and prior winners.

Nominations must be submitted online through the ASN Awards Portal. The deadline for nominations is November 1, 2018.

ASN Fellows

To be inducted as a Fellow of the American Society for Nutrition is the highest honor that the Society bestows. Scientists who have had distinguished careers in the field of nutrition and are at least sixty-five years of age are eligible for nomination. Please visit www.nutrition.org/fellows for a full list of ASN’s Fellows.

Nominations must be submitted online through the ASN Awards Portal. The deadline for nominations is November 1, 2018.

Award Competitions and Travel Funding Opportunities for Students and Young Investigators

ASN awards more than $90,000 in awards and travel grants to students and young investigators annually. These opportunities include:

  • Clinical Emerging Leader Award Oral Competition
  • Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Poster Competition
  • Global Nutrition Early Career Scholar Award
  • Graduate Student Research Award Competition
  • Nutrition Translation Award Competition for Early Career Investigators
  • Postdoctoral Research Award Competition
  • Student Interest Group (SIG) Travel Award
  • Young Minority Investigator Oral Competition

Applications for these award competitions and travel funding opportunities must be submitted during abstract submission. Additional detailed information will be available in October. The deadline for applications and abstract submissions is January 18, 2019.

Additional Award Opportunities

At Nutrition 2018, awards/award competitions included:

  • Mentored Poster/Platform Presenter (formerly called MARC) Travel Awards
  • Nutrition 2018 Family Support Grant
  • Sight and Life’s Elevator Pitch Contest

More information about Nutrition 2019 award opportunities will be posted as soon as it becomes available.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Michelle Crispino, Manager, Education and Development

awards@nutrition.org