The nomination period for the 2019 awards begins January 2019.

  • Nominees must be legal residents of the United States.
  • Entries are free.
  • Self-nominations are accepted and welcome.
  • Nominees must be licensed, registered pharmacists for all but two award categories:
    • Third-year and higher pharmacy students qualify for the Future Pharmacist 2019 category.
    • Certified Pharmacy Technicians qualify for the Technician 2019 category.
    • Technology Innovator may be a Pharmacy Owner, Manager, or Pharmacist.
  • Individuals may be nominated for as many categories as are appropriate; however, they can only be a finalist in the one category in which they are scored the highest.
  • Multiple nominations in a single category do not increase chances of winning.
  • Individuals who were nominated or won awards in the Program in previous years are eligible to be nominated or win in the 2018 Program.

Note: Don’t forget to hit “Submit.” After you’ve completed all required fields, click “View Entries” in the left navigation and follow the submission instructions. Please be sure you do not want to make any other edits to your entry prior to submitting.

Read the Next-Generation Pharmacist program’s Official Rules.