Authors submitting abstracts to ASPO Programs are encouraged to review the awards details below and apply if eligible.

Judging: Award judging is based solely on scientific merit by the Program Committee. In the event of a conflict of interest, individuals on the committee will recuse themselves from voting. All applicants will receive notification by the Program Committee.
Award and Acknowledgement: Award recipients will receive a monetary award and certificate, and will be formally acknowledged at the ASPO Awards Ceremony.

Guidelines and Eligibility:

Oral Presentations
Eligibility: Applicants must be the primary/presenting author on an accepted abstract (oral: podium or quickshot presentation). Applicant must be a learner or trainee (i.e. resident, fellow, medical student or graduate student), and the author’s current position must be listed on the title page of the manuscript. In the case of the Fellow Award, the applicant must be a current Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellow.
Application Process: Submit a completed manuscript by the specified deadline for each meeting (approximately 2 months before the meeting). Submission link and instructions will be provided with abstract acceptance.

Poster Presentations
Eligibility: All accepted poster presentations are eligible for Poster awards.
Application Process: No application is needed. All Poster Guidelines must be followed.

Video Presentations
Eligibility: All accepted video presentations are eligible for Video awards.
Application Process: No application is needed. All Video Session Guidelines must be followed.

ASPO 2019 Annual Meeting Awards
May 3-5, 2019
Austin, TX

Manuscript Submission Deadline:
March 1, 2019.

Award Categories:
Oral Presentations:
Fellow Award (1st)
William Potsic Basic Science Awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
Charles Ferguson Clinical Research Awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

Poster Presentations:
Basic Science (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
Clinical Research (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

Video Presentations:
1st, 2nd, 3rd

ASPO 2019 Summer Meeting Awards
July 21-24, 2019
Vail, CO

Manuscript Submission Deadline:
May 15, 2019.

Award Categories:
Oral Presentations:
Basic Science (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
Clinical Research (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

Poster Presentations:
Basic Science (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
Clinical Research (1st, 2nd, 3rd)