UPDATES ON ASM AWARDS
- Career Development Grants for Postdoctoral Women
- ASM's Undergraduate Research Fellowship (URF)
- ICAAC Young Investigator Awards
- Cubist-ICAAC Award
- Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship Program
- American Academy of Microbiology Colloquium Fellowship
Deadline for most ASM awards.
Click each award under "All Awards" for more details.
- ASM-IUSSTF Indo-US Professorship in Microbiology
- Leadership Grant for International Educators
- Heatley-Payne Exchange Program for Early Career Scientists
Students, postdoctoral fellows, and early and mid-career scientists are eligible for fellowships to conduct research and participate in activities that encourage professional growth in a new area. Funds may be available for stipends, housing, travel, and ASM membership.
ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship (ASM-URF)
A 10-12 week summer program for students to conduct microbiology-related research with an ASM member at the student's undergraduate institution. Requires joint application from student and faculty sponsor.
ASM Undergraduate Research Capstone Program (UR-Capstone)
Travel support to enhance professional development skills.
ASM Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship
Three-year tenure for senior-level graduate students from historically excluded and underrepresented groups to conduct research in microbiology.
American Academy for Microbiology Colloquium Fellowship
This year long Fellowship is for a recent microbiology Ph.D. recipient to further develop skills in science communication and public outreach.
ASM Congressional Science Fellowship
A program that selects a postdoctoral to mid-career microbiologist to spend one year on the staff of an individual congressman, congressional committee or with some other appropriate organizational unit of Congress. The award will include a $60,000 stipend plus health care supported by the Martin Frobisher Fund.
ASM/CDC Program in Infectious Disease and Public Health Microbiology
Two-year tenure for postdoctoral scientist to conduct research in infectious disease or public health microbiology at one of the CDC national laboratories.
Career Development Grants for Postdoctoral Women
Given to enhance the careers of postdoctoral women with outstanding scientific accomplishments and potential for significant research in the area of microbiology.