The Award Lectures aim to promote open and informed discussion on issues involving science and actively encourage early career scientists to explore the social aspects of their research. The nominees should be active, early career researchers who are skilled in communicating their research to the wider public. They should be available to present their Award Lecture during the British Science Festival, 10–13 September 2019, hosted by the the University of Warwick.
The Award Winners will receive an all expenses paid trip to the British Science Festival, public engagement training, a £250 honorarium and an invitation to the Festival Dinner on Thursday 12 September. There may also be opportunities to present the Award Lecture at other festivals in the UK.
The deadline for Award Lecture nominations is 7 January 2019.
Please make sure you read the FAQs before submitting your proposal.
We encourage you to discuss your ideas with us before submitting your proposal. If you have any questions or want to discuss your ideas, please contact Anna Woolman, Anna.Woolman@britishscienceassociation.org