EligibilityTo qualify for consideration, the applicant must be:
- A current ASM member at the time of ASM Microbe 2019.
- A Ph.D. or M.D. enrolled in an ID Fellowship Program at the time of application.
- Not previously a recipient of the award within the last 2 years.
- A presenting author on an accepted abstract to ASM Microbe 2019.
- Nomination letter written by a professor, advisor, mentor, employer, or director of the applicant's department.