1) POSTER & ORAL SESSIONS PRESENTATION AWARDS FOR THE 7thINTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY AND THE 3rdINTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

Three poster abstracts presented in the 7th International Congress on Psychopharmacology and the 3rd International Symposium on Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology will be awarded with the TAP Outstanding Research Awards.

First Prize :
3.000 TL
Second Prize :
2.000 TL
Third Prize :
1.000 TL

IMPORTANT: In order for the applicants of the 7th ICP- 3rd ISCAP Poster Presentation Research Incentive Award be entitled to be evaluated, their poster abstracts should not be published elsewhere, the whole text should be submitted in accordance with the Bulletin of Clinical Psychopharmacology spelling rules.  Body text should include 1500 words excluding the abstract and references. Their abstracts will be published in the Bulletin of Clinical Psychopharmacology whereas the authors can submit their manuscript to any journal they will choose.

1) ) During entering the abstract into the system, the award application survey at the last step should be completed and submitted to the abstract science board to apply for the 7th ICP- 3rd ISCAP Poster Presentation Research Incentive Award. Then, in the ‘My Abstracts’ section, the file prepared according to the rules should be uploaded to the system using the ‘Upload Full Text/Presentation’ button below the abstract.

2) Turkish and English abstract should include the following sections respectively: Objective, Method, Results, Conclusions.

3)Main text should also be divided into these sections (Method, Results, Conclusions) and tables should be added where necessary.

4)Applicant abstracts will be evaluated in terms of originality, contribution to the international knowledge, innovation in psychiatric diagnostics and treatment, correct design and good writing.

Posters that do not comply with these conditions will not be evaluated in the scope of the 7th ICP –3rd ISCAP Poster Presentation Research Incentive Award.

2) OUTSTANDING RESEARCH AWARDS OF THE BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY VOLUME 24

Three of the original research articles that are published in the 24th issue of the Bulletin of Clinical Psychopharmacology will be awarded with 6000 TL in total. Applicant articles will be evaluated in terms of originality, contribution to the international knowledge, innovation in psychiatric diagnostics and treatment, correct design and good writing.

First Prize :
3.000 TL
Second Prize :
2.000 TL
Third Prize :
1.000 TL

3) SCHOLARSHIPS OF TURKISH ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

DEFINITION
Turkish Association for Psychopharmacology provides this scholarship to eligible highly qualified scientists from the following categories in order to provide financial support for their studies and observations on biological psychiatry outside of Turkey. Administrative board of the association is responsible from determining the jury that will select the scientists to be supported and providing the financial support within the context of this scholarship. Administrative board of the association can put the scholarship on hold or cancel it in case sufficient financial support cannot be provided. Administrative board of the association announces the number of scholarships and their categories 6 months before the 7th International Congress on Psychopharmacology & the 3rd International Symposium on Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. Financial support includes transportation expenses (economy class round trip ticket), 3-month health insurance and monthly USD 1500 payment..

3 a) CATEGORY I : YOUNG RESEARCHER SCHOLARSHIP OF TURKISH ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

1 - 2-year psychiatry and pharmacology assistants & psychiatry and pharmacology specialists (including associate professors) below the age of 40 who are still working in an educational institution can apply for this scholarship.

2 - Applications should be submitted along with the poster applications for the 6th National Congress on Psychopharmacology (7th ICP- 3rdISCAP ).

3 - Necessary applicant qualifications and documents for application
a - The applicant should submit at least 1 poster for the poster contest in the 7th ICP- 3rd ISCAP
b - Resume and publication list
c - Applications should be submitted along with the relevant Interuniversity Language Exam result showing English proficiency
d - 1250-1500 words statement of purpose explaining the future of psychiatry and the role that the applicant wants to play in the future of psychiatry.
e - Reference letter from the director (supervisor, department head or dean) of the educational institution that the applicant works
4 -The applicant(s) that will win the scholarship will be selected from the first five finalists in the poster contest (prerequisite) and they will be announced in the award ceremony at the end of the congress.

3 b) CATEGORY II : CAREER DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP OF TURKISH ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

Only associate professors and professors that are actively working in an educational institution and performing scientific researches in psychiatry and psychopharmacology can apply for this scholarship. There is no age restriction for the application however, the applicant is required to be highly qualified in science and should have performed researches that contributed to the world science literature. The applicant should apply to the administrative board of Turkish Association for Psychopharmacology with a petition stating that s/he applies for the award at least 1 month before the 7th ICP- 3rd ISCAP. The applicant should submit a resume including the publication list, 1250-1500 words statement of purpose explaining the future of psychiatry and the role that the applicant wants to play in the future of psychiatry written in ENGLISH, and state her/his most important 3 works and the country and center that the s/he will use the scholarship.

The Executive Board of the Turkish Association for Psychopharmacology has been providing the above referred scholarships since 2008 and has agreed to select two scholars for the both categories mentioned above in 2016.