APA Resident Recognition Awards
The APA Resident Recognition Awards will be presented annually to a psychiatric resident or fellow from each department or institution. Departments are eligible to nominate one APA resident-fellow member who exemplify one or more APA values.
Assembly Resident-Fellow Member Mentor Award
The Assembly Resident-Fellow Member (RFM) Mentor Award is given to APA members who advocate for and mentor future psychiatrists.
Kempf Fund for Development Research in Psychobiological Psychiatry
The award provides a grant for the research development career of a young investigator based on excellence in research in the field of schizophrenia.
MindGames Residency Competition
APA’s national residency team competition. This competition is intended to be a fun, educational activity that challenges the residents on patient care and medical knowledge.
Team Registration Deadline: January 30
Resident Poster Competition
Best poster from each of the 5 categories: (1) Community Service, (2) Patient Oriented & Epidemiology, (3) Curriculum Development and Education, (4) Psychosocial and Biomedical Research and (5) Clinical Case Studies.
Deadline for Annual Meeting: September 30
Resident Leadership Conference
A full day of leadership sessions to help incoming chief residents enhance their self-awareness and learn skills to both be a clinician and leader.
Sessions are held at APA Annual Meeting
Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
The colloquium provides guidance, mentorship and encouragement to young investigators in the early phases of their training. Held during the APA Annual Meeting.
View information about external funding opportunities for research and clinical fellowships, as well as awards.