Congratulations 2021 Award Winners!

Read the official announcement below or click here to view/download the PDF.

Award presentations and lectures will be featured at the ASMS 69th Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics in Philadelphia, PA. The conference is postponed this year due to pandemic. New dates are October 31-November 4, 2021. Use the left-side menu to navigate to each award for additional information.

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Call for Nominations - Proposals - Applications

Award nominations, proposals, and applications are due by November 30. Procedures and eligibility are indicated on each of these award pages. Listing of past award recipients are also included.

John B. Fenn Award for a Distinguished Contribution in Mass Spectrometry

The John B. Fenn Distinguished Contribution award recognizes a singular significant achievement. Nomination process and past recipients. Nomination deadline is November 30. 

Biemann Medal

The Biemann Medal recognizes significant achievement made in the early stages of a career. Nomination process, past recipients, and more information. Nomination deadline is November 30.

Al Yergey MS Scientist Award

The Al Yergey MS Scientist Award was created to recognize dedication and significant contributions to mass spectrometry-based science by “unsung heroes.” Nomination process and past recipients. Nominations are due November 30.

Research Awards

Three annual Research Awards promote academic research by young scientists in mass spectrometry. These three awards are presented annually with prize funding contributed by Bruker,  Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Waters Corporation. Application for proposal and past recipients. Proposal deadline is November 30.

Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions (PUIs) Award

This award promotes academic research in mass spectrometry by faculty members and their students at primarily undergraduate institutions (PUIs). The award, in the amount of $20,000, is presented annually and is full supported by Agilent Technologies. Application for proposal and past recipients. Proposal deadline is November 30.

Additional ASMS Awards

  • Ron Hites Award recognizes outstanding an research publication in JASMS. Nominations are due by November 30.
  • Student Travel Awards for graduate and undergraduate students are offered to support ASMS conference travel.  Applications are due by January 15.
  • Undergraduate Poster Awards promote mass spectrometry research by undergraduates. Interested undergraduates may sign-up to participate during online abstract submission.

Other Awards of Interest to ASMS Members

The following awards have open nominations and may be of interest to ASMS members.