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Pickford Award

Published: 31 Mar 2018 in Prizes and awards

This award provides career enhancing opportunities for members. Winners will receive up to £10,000 to fund a short term project or visit to a laboratory to learn a new technique.


As a member you can apply for this prize.

Nominations will open in 2019.


Applicants will need to:

  • have ordinarily been a member for at least two 2 years
  • be within the first 6 years of a PhD award, or part-time equivalent (allowing for career breaks)
  • have published at least two first author papers in the field of pharmacology
  • be on, or aiming for, an academic career track
  • be in full or part-time employment with at least 6 months remaining on their current contract
  • be supported by a letter from the grant or fund holder which pays the applicants salary (non-tenured positions)
  • not be in a tenured position