As part of its mission to encourage high-quality research, ECNP offers a wide variety of awards and grants designed to recognise and stimulate outstanding research in neuropsychopharmacology and related disciplines in Europe:

For early career scientists, ECNP is proud to offer the following awards:

ECNP Negative Results Prize in Clinical Neuroscience

The ECNP Negative Results Prize in Clinical Neuroscience recognises those who have made exceptional contributions to CNS treatment development by publishing clinical research with negative findings. Read more.

The ECNP CDE Grant was established to encourage CDE country residents to attend the congress and present a poster. Read more.

ECNP Citation Prize
The ECNP Citation Prize recognises and encourage impactful original research in the ECNP journal, European Neuropsychopharmacology (ENP). It is awarded to the most cited research paper in the preceding two years. Read more.

ECNP Neuropsychopharmacology Award
The ECNP Neuropsychopharmacology Award recognises exceptional research achievements in applied and translational neuroscience. Read more.

ECNP Poster Award
Outstanding posters presented at the congress are awarded the ECNP Poster Award. Read more.

ECNP Preclinical Network Data Prize
Since it was established in 2014, one of the core goals of the ECNP Network Preclinical Data Forum was to facilitate sharing of unpublished information between scientists (and particularly industry scientists where a lot of obstacles exist). Read more.

ECNP Public Choice Poster Award
The best poster presented at the congress that is chosen by the public is awarded the ECNP Public Choice Poster Award. Read more.

ECNP Seminar Award
ECNP confers two awards during each ECNP Seminar to help and encourage the most promising ECNP Seminar participants to visit the upcoming ECNP Congress. Read more.

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ECNP Excellence Award

The ECNP Excellence Award was established to encourage early career scientists to present a poster during the annual ECNP Congress. Read more.

ECNP Rising Star Award
With the Rising Star Award, the ECNP honours an early career researcher with clear focus on translational neuroscience and the potential to advance the science for treatment and prevention of brain disorders. Read more.

ECNP Travel Award
The ECNP Travel Award was established to encourage early career scientists who presented a poster at ECNP Workshop for Early Career Scientists in Europe  to attend the congress. Read more.