Scientists invited to enter the 2015 RPS Science Award

Applications are invited for the 2015 Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) Science Award. The winner will receive a commemorative award, £1,000 in prize money and an invitation to present the RPS Award Lecture on their work at the 5th Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences PharmSci Conference meeting on Tuesday 8 September 2015.

Applications are welcome from scientists worldwide who are working in a pharmaceutical or allied discipline in industry or academia. Applicants must have no more than ten years’ experience at post-doctoral level in September 2015 and a proven record of independent research and published work that shows outstanding promise.

Applicants are invited to submit the following details

  • Full CV detailing personal information, past and present appointments, research responsibilities and published work;
  • List of research students who have worked for the applicant and their thesis titles and dates, plus any other instances of research collaborations;
  • Details of research grants awarded and the candidate’s role;
  • Invitations to speak at conferences in the UK and overseas, lecture or symposium titles and names of awards;
  • A brief resume of two pages should also be submitted with the CV, indicating discoveries made (please note copies of publications are not required).

Applications should be made by Friday 5 June 2015, preferably by email to or by post to: Jayne Lawrence, chief science advisor, RPS, 1 Lambeth High Street, London SE1 7JN.

Last updated
The Pharmaceutical Journal, PJ, 23/30 May 2015, Vol 294, No 7863/4;294(7863/4):DOI:10.1211/PJ.2015.20068571

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