APhA Awards and Honors Program

APhA Awards and Honors Program:

The APhA Awards and Honors Program is the profession’s most comprehensive recognition program. Over the years, APhA has recognized numerous individuals, organizations, and schools/colleges of pharmacy for their contributions to advancing the profession of pharmacy. Through its awards program, APhA believes it can stimulate research, practice innovations, quality publications, and leadership development that will improve medication use and advance patient care.

2020 APhA Awards Booklet

2020 APhA Awards and Honors Program timeline:

June 14, 2019: APhA nominations process opens.

June 14September 1, 2019: Nominations accepted via online submission. Nominations will not be accepted by any other means. 

December 2019: Award recipients notified.

March 2023, 2020: 2020 APhA Award recipients recognized in Washington, DC.

Provided below is a listing of professionwide, practitioner, and scientific awards that APhA presents. Learn more about each award by visiting its webpage.

10 tips for award submissions!

Professionwide, practitioner, and scientific awards offered by APhA:
Professionwide Awards:
Practitioner Awards:
Scientific Awards:

Students and faculty, learn more about APhA Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) Awards & Scholarships.

Interested in learning about previous award recipients? See electronically archived Recognition of Excellence Award Booklets from prior years below:


If you have any questions regarding the APhA Awards Program, you may reach the APhA Awards administration staff at awards@aphanet.org.