Awards will be issued to the first author.  The first author is considered the lead researcher and/or takes primary responsibility for the abstract.  

  • International Scholar: $500.00 awarded to the highest ranked international abstract. 
  • ASHI Scholar: $225.00 awarded to the top three abstracts.
  • Case Study Awards: The highest ranking case studies; one for stem cell and one for solid organ will be presented at the respective workshops and will receive a $200.00 award.  Awardees will be announced during the final symposium session.  
  • Posters may be considered for awards in four categories: Most Innovative, Most Clinically Relevant, People's Choice and President's Choice.  To be eligible, you must indicate during the abstract process whether you would like to be considered for one of these awards.  A maximum of four awards will be granted.  Winning posters will be announced at the Awards Symposium and will receive a ribbon and award of $100.00 each.