Award winners gain VIP access to the 2018 Annual Conference and will be recognized during the Conference's opening session.
Promoting careers and professional development is a central focus of ADAA.
Since its inception in 1998, the ADAA awards program has provided more than one million dollars to 400 aspiring professionals and given them access to a professional home, unique pairings with senior mentors from our membership, and participation at the annual conference.
Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program
The Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program is an intensive mentoring and professional development opportunity for early career clinicians and researchers. This interactive learning experience challenges thinking and encourages creative discourse about anxiety, depressive, obsessive-compulsive, and trauma-related disorders in a diverse, multidisciplinary community of professionals involved in practice and research. Participants are grouped among three tracks: Basic Neuroscience, Clinical Research, and Practice. Applications open July 17, 2017 and close October 2, 2017.
Donald F. Klein Early Career Investigator Award
This award is given to an early career investigator for the best original research paper on neurobiology, psychopharmacology, psychosocial treatments, or experimental psychopathology of anxiety disorders and depression.
Applications open June 12, 2017 and close October 2, 2017.
Andrew Burns Memorial Scholarship
The Andrew Burns Memorial Scholarship sponsors the participation of a young researcher for their promise as a budding leader in the field of neuroscience research directed toward solving the problem of anxiety and/or anxiety in those who suffer from autism spectrum disorder. Special consideration will be given to applicants for this award who themselves have been diagnosed with ASD.
Applications open June 12, 2017 and close October 2, 2017. Learn more and apply here.
Recognizing ADAA Members
The ADAA Awards Program expanded in 2011 to recognize member participation and commitment to the association and to the community through Member Recognition Awards: ADAA Member of Distinction and Jerilyn Ross Clinician Advocate Award. Learn more and apply here. Applications are now open. Application deadline is October 2, 2017.
Travel Awards (Folded into the CDLP Award)
Clinician Trainee Awards (Folded into the CDLP Award)
New Research Poster Awards (2011 – 2012)