Poster Awards

2021 poster awards & prizes will be updated prior to November 2021. See 2020 poster awards and prizes below for an approximation.

 

There are three main categories for the College of Pharmacy competition*:

  • Biology: Molecular & Cell Biology; Mechanism of Action
    • First prize: $500
    • Second prize: $350
    • Third prize: $225
  • Chemistry: Discovery, Modeling, Design & Evaluation of Novel Drugs; Detection & Delivery Systems
    • First prize: $500
    • Second prize: $250
    • Third prize: $100
  • Clinical, Social, and Applied Sciences
    • First prize: $500
    • Second prize: $350
    • Third prize: $225

* prize value dependent on number of entries

 

In addition to the main poster competition, awards will also be presented in the following categories:

  • Innovate@UIC Innovation Award (presented by the UIC Office of Technology Management; no separate entry required)
    • First prize: $600 (split evenly in tie)
    • Second prize: $400 (split evenly in tie)
  • UI Cancer Center Cancer Science Prize (presented by the UI Cancer Center for cancer-related research; please indicate on your abstract submission if you would like to be considered for this award)
    • First prize: $500
    • Second prize (2 awards): $250
  • CCTS Multidisciplinary Team Science Award (presented by the UIC Center for Clinical and Translational Science; please indicate on your abstract submission if you would like to be considered for this award)
    • First prize: $300
    • To learn more about the translational science spectrum, visit their website.
  • AAPS Student Chapter Choice Award (presented by the AAPS student chapter; AAPS National members will be considered for the awards)
    • First prize: $200
    • Second prize: $100
  • ISPOR Student Chapter Choice Award (presented by the ISPOR student chapter; no separate entry required)​
    • First prize: $250
  • ISPE Student Chapter Choice Award (presented by the ISPE student chapter; no separate entry required)​
    • First prize: $250