Awards & Grants

ACNP Honorific Awards

The Honorific Awards Committee will begin accepting nominations for 2014 recipients in April.  The submission deadline is June 18th.  Award recipients will be announced at the ACNP Annual Meeting during the President's Plenary on December 8, 2014.

Please review the updated award guidelines below for eligibility requirements and submission instructions.

Should you have questions or need assistance, please contact Beth Miller at the ACNP Executive Office.

Award Information

Axelrod Award
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 263Kb) | Past Award Winners 

Efron Award 
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 228Kb) | Past Award Winners 

Elkes Award
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 272Kb) | Past Award Winners

Hoch Award
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 286Kb) | Past Award Winners

Media Award
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 267Kb) | Past Award Winners

Killam Award
Instructions & Guidelines (PDF 220Kb) | Past Award Winners


Non-ACNP Awards

The ACNP is happy to promote the following awards and grants in related disciplines.



2013 Travel Awards

ACNP annually selects distinguished young scientists in the field of neuropsychopharmacology to be a part of our Travel Award program. These awards offer an opportunity to attend an outstanding scientific program in clinical and basic research on brain-behavior-drug interactions; become aware of the most recent, and often unpublished, advances in psychopharmacology; and meet and interact with internationally distinguished researchers and scientists. Click here to read more.

Research Discussions

This forum enables discussion of articles that have appeared in Neuropsychopharmacology. It is intended to stimulate scholarly interactions among researchers, and to help educate members of the public who are interested in psychiatric illness.

Member Interviews

For historical perspective, read ACNP interviews with pioneers in the field of psychopharmacology.

ACNP-UCLA Archives

Learn about The ACNP-UCLA Archives.  In 2008, the ACNP Archives found a new home at UCLA.