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CASSS Awards and Fellowships

CASSS' awards and fellowships provide opportunities for scientists and emerging professionals to be recognized and honored for their valuable contributions to the field. Please view the brief descriptions below and follow the links for more information, including past winners, eligibility, and how to apply. 

Professional Achievement Awards

William S. Hancock Award for Outstanding Achievements in CMC Regulatory Science

The William S. Hancock Award recognizes outstanding and sustained contributions to the field of CMC regulatory science. Past recipients have been instrumental in enabling the availability of high quality life-saving medicines derived from recombinant technology on a global basis.

CE Pharm Award for Sustained and Significant Contribution to the Practical Application of CE to the Analysis of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Products

The CE Pharm Award recognizes individuals with sustained and significant contributions in the practical application of CE to the analysis of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical products.

Next Generation Grants and Fellowships

for Graduate Students, Post-doctoral Researchers, and Early Career Industrial Scientists

Next Generation Investigator Awards

Through our Next Generation Investigator (NGI) Awards, we encourage and support participation in our conferences and forums with a limited number of travel grants and waived registrations.

Frantisek Svec Fellowship for Innovative Studies

By providing resources to graduate students and post-doctoral researchers for the exploration of ‘out of the box’ cross-disciplinary training and innovative learning opportunities in the broad fields of biopharmaceutical science and technology, the Fellowship honors and embraces the legacy of Frantisek Svec.

Distinguished Fellows

The CASSS Board of Directors recognizes individuals noted for their outstanding contributions to CASSS, our community, and the industry overall. These individuals are honored with the title of Distinguished Fellow, bestowed on less than 1% of our members, and offered lifetime membership in CASSS.

Learn more about our CASSS Distinguished Fellows along with some shared comments.