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.


Submit an abstract and travel award application via the abstract submission site. Abstract submission and travel awards close Jan. 19, 2022, 12 p.m. EST.