APS comprises incredible members who are engaged in the community in a variety of ways.

Whether it’s with the Distinguished Scientist Award, travel scholarships to the APS Annual Meeting, or awards specifically for underrepresented minorities and young investigators, American Psychosomatic Society does it’s best to support each and every one of its members.

Review past winners, or apply for one of our awards, scholarships, or programs below.

Featured Awards

Fellows of APS (FAPS)

The Fellow Status in the American Psychosomatic Society (FAPS) recognizes sustained excellence in scholarship and/or professional contributions to the field of psychosomatic science and commitment to APS

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Paul D. MacLean Award for Outstanding Neuroscience Research in Psychosomatic Medicine

Paul MacLean was a physician whose visionary neuroscientific research career at Yale Medical School and NIMH was inspired by his recognition of the importance…

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Patricia R. Barchas Award in Sociophysiology

The Patricia R. Barchas Award in Sociophysiology was established in 1999. The purpose is to memorialize Patricia Barchas by furthering the field of sociophysiology,…

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Herbert Weiner Early Career Award

The Herbert Weiner Early Career Award is intended to identify individuals who, early in their career, have contributed significantly to the field of psychosomatic…

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Donald Oken Fellowship

Each year the American Psychosomatic Society recognizes the achievements of one Consultation-Liaison psychiatrist or internist by name a Donald Oken Fellow and inviting that…

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Distinguished Scientist Award

The Society’s highest honor is the APS Distinguished Scientist Award, eligibility for which extends to senior scientists and physicians who have made an important…

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Current Awards and Scholarships

APS Young Investigator Colloquium

This selective program is open to young investigators who desire a research-focused experience, and will take place in Long Beach, CA, in conjunction with…

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Travel Award for MacLean Scholars

The MacLean Scholar awards were created to enable two neuroscience trainees to attend the APS Annual Meeting and interact with the recipient of the…

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APS Scholars Award

Between 10 and 24 APS Scholar Awards are presented to outstanding abstract submissions where the first author of an accepted abstract is either a…

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APS Diversity Initiative Travel Award

The American Psychosomatic Society (APS) is pleased to accept applications for the Diversity Initiative travel award program. The purpose of this program is to…

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Cousins Center Global Outreach Awards

The American Psychosomatic Society (APS) Cousins Center Global Outreach Awards are intended to assist with travel, hotel accommodations and meeting registration fees to the…

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MD Travel Award Program

The American Psychosomatic Society (APS) is pleased to accept applications for the MD Travel Award Program. The purpose of this program is to bring…

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Historical Awards

President’s Award

Please note that 2010 was the last year that the President’s Award was offered. The President’s Award was established in 1996, and was presented…

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Alvin P. Shapiro Award

Please note that 2011 was the last year that the Alvin P. Shapiro Award Lecture was offered. The Alvin P. Shapiro Award Lecture was…

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