Outstanding Student Presentation Award

Sponsored by ASM and judged by the ASM Microbe Program Committee, this award highlights outstanding abstracts presented by undergraduate students, residents or medical/clinical fellows. An awardee from each of the eight scientific tracks will be identified.

Program Details

Recipients will receive a $1,000 award.


To qualify for consideration, the applicant must be:
  • A current ASM member at the time of submission and remain active through ASM Microbe. 
  • An undergraduate student, resident or medical/clinical fellow.
  • Not previously a recipient of an ASM Microbe award within the last 2 years.
  • A registered attendee and poster presenter at ASM Microbe.
  • Actively engaged in research aligning with one of the ASM Microbe eight scientific tracks.


Abstract submission and travel awards closed on Jan. 19, 2022, 12 p.m. EST.