The availability of all awards is contingent upon the receipt of adequate funding.

The AACAP Robinson-Cunningham Award is given for the best manuscript written by a child and adolescent psychiatrist during residency training. The paper must involve children, adolescents, or their families and be published in a professional, peer-reviewed journal within 3-5 years of graduation from a residency training program. The recipient will receive a $1,000 honorarium and a plaque at the Young Leaders Awards Ceremony during the AACAP Annual Meeting, October 26 – October 31, 2015 in San Antonio, TX.

To apply:
Send a cover letter, resume/CV, and one copy of your manuscript to by May 1, 2015 (postmark date). Cover letters may be addressed to the following:

Robinson-Cunningham Award
Department of Research, Training and Education
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
3615 Wisconsin Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20016

AACAP reserves the right to waive liabilities.

For more information contact the Department of Research, Training and Education at 202-587-9663 or