IPEM Travel Award

Value of Award: Up to £5,000


To enhance research or development work through a structured visit to one or more countries.


IPEM members who can show evidence of an active career in physics or engineering applied to medicine or biology.

What the award offers

  • Up to £5,000 to cover travel, accommodation and subsistence costs
  • An invitation to the Medical Physics and Engineering Conference Dinner to receive the award.
  • A certificate. 
What we expect
  • Completion of the application form. 
  • A CV demonstrating an active career. 
  • Following the period of travel, a report of the visit suitable for publication. 
  • Commitment to give seminars about your current work during your trip. 
Other details
  • The name of the award winner will be announced at the final Trustees meeting of the session, and the award will be made by the President at the Annual Conference Dinner in September. 
  • Travel should take place after the Annual Conference in that year and before the Annual Conference in September of the following year. 
  • Indemnity and insurance responsibility rests with the host institutions being visited.
  • The IPEM Travel Award is not intended to fund Training Electives.

Applications are accepted between 1st January and 30th April during the year of the MPEC in which the prize will be announced and should be sent to Marie Goodall

Application form

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