ASMB Image Contest 2024



Image contest is NOW Closed!

See the 2024 Winning Images!

Do you have a superb image you’d like to display and showcase your research? Proud of your histology, immunostaining, in situ hybridization, electron microscopy, molecular modeling or 3-D structure data? Is a latent artistic talent hiding within you? Do you have some cool images related to your latest publication that you did not include there? Would you like to call attention to a recent publication from your lab?
Submit a matrix-centric image for display on the ASMB website banner, newsletter and twitter feed!!!!

ASMB welcomes matrix-centric images. Images should not infringe copyright and should not have been previously published. Please submit JPG or PNG images of the highest resolution possible, 300 dpi and less than 90 MB in size. Original jpg or png files are preferred; Please upload two versions of the same image. One version must be 980 x 300 px, the other version may be any size. Only one contest entry is permitted per ASMB or ISMB member.

Deadline to submit was March 21st, 2024.

Top winners will receive:

  • Image featured on the ASMB website and social media
  • Invitation to present the science behind the image in an e-Symposium
  • Discount registration for a future ASMB workshop or meeting

Dates, Terms & Conditions

Please review all dates, terms and conditions prior to submission.


February 20 - March 21, 2024

Contest Open

Images accepted until 12:00pm US Eastern on March 21

Late April 2024 Winners announced, images posted on website


Submission Guidelines

Entries must be:

  • High resolution photography or illustration file at 300 dpi and less than 90 MB in size. Original JPG or PNG files are preferred. Two versions of the same image may be uploaded. One must be 980 x 300 px.

Entries must comply with the following conditions:

  • Submitter must be a current ASMB or ISMB member.
  • Entries must be original creations by the submitter(s). If previously published, the submitter(s) must provide a URL or appropriate reference to the original publication.
  • The submitter(s) must hold the copyright of the submitted image. ASMB is not responsible for legal claims related to the improper submission of works belonging to other individuals or organizations.
  • Entries must relate to life science research and be matrix-centric.
  • Images must not be of a patient or human research subject, but may be of human cells.
  • Images, illustrations, or videos advertising or marketing specific companies or commercial products are ineligible.
  • All entrants grant ASMB and partnering organizations the ability to modify entries for future use and display, and also nonexclusive web and print publication rights, while retaining copyright.
  • Selection of contest winners is at the sole discretion of ASMB. All decisions by ASMB are final.
  • Submission of an image indicates that an entrant agrees to all contest terms and conditions listed above.
  • If you have any questions about the submissions, please contact the ASMB business office.

See the 2023 Winners