Physician Division

Awards & Grants for Physicians

Awards History and Details

Over the past 150 years, women physicians have blazed new trails, opened closed minds, lifted downcast spirits, and profoundly impacted medicine in countless ways. Through our awards and recognition programs, AMWA celebrates the contributions and accomplishments of these remarkable American Medical Women.

AMWA encourages nominations for our 2020 National Awards. Help us recognize exceptional contributions to medicine and to AMWA.

Submission deadline: September 15, 2019.*

* Submission deadline for the Anne C. Carter Award EXTENDED: January 6, 2020
Submission deadline for the Exceptional Mentor Award: December 2, 2019

** The President’s Recognition and Janet M. Glasgow Essay Awards do not have a submission process; please see award pages for further details.

*** The Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic Achievement has no submission deadline; please see award page for further details.

Complete online nomination forms:

For information regarding Student Awards, click here.