AAI Career Awards honor individuals for outstanding research and career achievements.
AAI Lifetime Achievement Award
The AAI Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest honor bestowed by the AAI Council upon an AAI member. This award recognizes a deserving member for a career of scientific achievement and for contributions to AAI and fellow immunologists.
AAI Distinguished Service Award
The AAI Distinguished Service Award is bestowed by the AAI Council to recognize an individual for outstanding service to AAI and the immunology community.
Distinguished Fellows of AAI
This program honors active, long-term members (25 or more years) who have demonstrated excellence in research accomplishment, exceptional leadership to the immunology community at a national or international level, and/or notable distinction as an educator.
AAI-BioLegend Herzenberg Award
Established to honor the memory of AAI member Leonard A. Herzenberg, Ph.D., this award recognizes an individual who has made exemplary research contributions to the field of B cell biology. This award is generously supported by BioLegend.
AAI Excellence in Mentoring Award
A dedicated mentor significantly influences a trainee’s professional development and career. This award recognizes the importance of this mentor-trainee relationship.
AAI-Thermo Fisher Meritorious Career Award
This award recognizes a mid-career scientist for outstanding research contributions to the field of immunology. This award is generously supported by Thermo Fisher Scientific.
AAI-Steinman Award for Human Immunology Research
This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the understanding of immune processes underlying human disease pathogenesis, prevention, or therapy.
AAI-BD Biosciences Investigator Award
This award recognizes an early-career investigator who has made outstanding contributions to the field of immunology. This award is generously supported by BD Biosciences.