Research Achievement Award

The Norman R Farnsworth ASP Research Acheivement Award is selected by the American Society of Pharmacognosy annually. Candidates must be members of the Society who have made outstanding contributions to research on natural products. The award consists of an honorarium of $5000 and travel expenses to present the award lecture at an annual meeting of the Society.

Nominations are due by December 15 to the Chairman of the Norman R. Farnsworth ASP Research Achievement Award Committee and should consist of a nominating letter, a curriculum vitae of the candidate, and letters from three individuals who are familiar with the candidate’s scientific accomplishments. Nomination documents should be submitted in triplicate to:

Dr. Jim McAlpine
email: mcalpine@ecopiabio.com

Past Research Achievment Award Recipients

  • 1985 – Koji Nakanishi
  • 1988 – Heinz G. Floss
  • 1989 – Kenneth L. Rinehart
  • 1990 – Monroe E. Wall
  • 1991 – S. William Pelletier
  • 1992 – Henry Rapoport
  • 1993 – A. Ian Scott
  • 1994 – Paul J. Scheuer
  • 1995 – George Robert Pettit
  • 1996 – Meinhart H. Zenk
  • 1997 – John W. Daly
  • 1998 – Sidney M. Hecht
  • 1999 – David G.I. Kingston
  • 2000 – C. Richard Hutchinson
  • 2001 – Tom Mabry
  • 2002 – Richard E. Moore
  • 2003 – D. John Faulkner
  • 2004 – Jon Clardy
  • 2005 – Norman Farnsworth
  • 2006 – William Fenical
  • 2007 – Les Mitscher
  • 2008 – Philip Crews
  • 2009 – Kuo-Hsiung Lee
  • 2010 – A. Douglas Kinghorn
  • 2011 – Murray Monroe, John Blunt
  • 2012 – Chris Ireland