Annual Prizes and Awards
Hannah Steinberg BAP Conference Bursary
Thanks to the generosity of the late Professor Hannah Steinberg (who was one of the founding Members of BAP) and the Wolfson Foundation, BAP is pleased to award an annual bursary to support attendance at the Summer Meeting by a post-graduate student who is a Training Member of BAP.
Due to the cancellation of the Summer Meeting there will be no bursary awarded for 2020.
The Honorary General Secretary will consider likely conflicts of interest and then delegate to a number of BAP Council Members who will review nominations for the various awards. Where a BAP Council Member is requested to review a prize in which a conflict of interest arises for them (e.g. a former PhD student has been nominated) they will excuse themselves from the process and another Council Member will be asked to replace them.
Whilst Council members are not prohibited from applying for prizes, the Honorary General Secretary additionally seeks the endorsement of one of the Presidents (current, immediate past or elect), according to their expertise, and who does not have a direct conflict of interest, before any such prize is awarded to a Council Member.