Awards Terms & Conditions

Prospective applicants for prizes and awards should consider the following information before preparing a submission:

  • There is a limit of one award per person, per year.
  • Previous recipients will not be considered again for the same award

Applications are reviewed by the Awards Panel. The Panel also delegates responsibility to other committees for certain awards. Applications will be reviewed by at least 75% of the panel before a decision is made. Panel members apply a score to each scoring domain, in line with the criteria for any given award.

Scoring is conducted anonymously. Panel members must declare a conflict of interest and will not take part in a review in the event of the following:

  • Applied or been nominated
  • Co-authored a publication with one of the applicants within the last 5 years
  • Has an active joint-grant with one of the applicants
  • Applicant is a current student of the member

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