BIR Nic McNally Radiobiology Travel Bursary

94_Dr N J Mc Nally 1991-92The Nic McNally prize for Cancer Research was established from monies raised by the friends, colleagues and BIR staff in memory of Dr Nic McNally, who was a long-serving Honorary Editor of BJR and President–elect of the BIR before his untimely death in 1991. The Gray Laboratory Cancer Research Trust has made a generous donation to the prize fund, which will ensure the continuation of the award for many years to come.

The prize is in the form of a travel bursary to a conference* and is awarded to a radiobiology researcher who may be scientifically or medically qualified. The winner will be encouraged to submit an article on the relevant topic to BJR.  

*Please note that conference attendance can be in person or virtual, as appropriate 

 

In light of the COVID-19 situation, the closing date for 2020 has been postponed to 30 September

You can now apply for the 2020 prize - closing date for applications 30 September 2020 

Download the Application Form

2020 Flier

 General Criteria:

  • The award is for £750 and is open to BIR members and non-members.
  • The award will be made at an appropriate event, either organised or badged by the BIR.

Application Criteria:

  • Applicants must submit:
    • an application form,
    • an abstract submission form for the relevant conference in which they are participating,
  • Closing date 30 April each year (for 2020 this has been extended to 30 September)
  • Applications will be judged by the Awards & Prizes Judging Panel, with advice from the BIR Oncology & Radiotherapy SIG, if required.

 

 

 Previous winners:

2017

Dr Lingjian Yang

2015

Miss Lara Barazzoul

2011

Dr Cornelia Meisenberg

2010

Dr Christine Armstrong

2008

Dr Ester Hammond


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