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The Eugene A. Hargrove, M.D. Mental Health Research Award

The Eugene A. Hargrove, M.D. Award seeks to honor a physician or PhD who has been recognized by colleagues for exceptional contributions in the field of Mental Health Research.

Award Details

The winning candidate is honored at the Awards Dinner and Reception during the NCPA Annual Meeting and Scientific Session. The recipient receives a framed medal, a monetary award of $500.00, and will have his/her name inscribed on the perpetual Hargrove Award plaque.

Submission Details:

  • 2017 Award focuses on research related to Psychotic Disorders.
  • Nominees must live in North Carolina and hold either an M.D. or Ph.D.
  • Submissions should include a 1-page nomination letter explaining the significance of the nominee's research and the nominee's CV.
  • Submissions may be emailed to info@ncpsychiatry.org, faxed to 919-851-0044, or mailed to:

Psychiatric Foundation of NC
Attn: Hargrove Award Selection Committee
4917 Waters Edge Dr., Suite 250
Raleigh, NC 27606

  • The 2017 nomination period is now open! Submit your nominations by June 15.

 

Background of the Award

Dr. Hargrove, who died in 1978, was Director of the North Carolina State Department of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services from 1958 until 1973. This annual award (originally established by the North Carolina Foundation for Mental Health Research, Inc in 1980) is in commemoration of Dr. Hargrove’s contributions to mental health care in North Carolina and his recognition of and support for research in the public mental health system. The Psychiatric Foundation of North Carolina now presents this award to an individual who has been recognized by colleagues for exceptional contributions in the field of Mental Health Research.