The Encephalitis Society is proud to offer two annual awards/prizes for our valued professional members.

The 2018 competitions are not yet open!

Please become a Professional Member of the Encephalitis Society to keep up-to-date with these competitions.  Membership is free and can be completed online.

If you would like any more information please get in touch on [email protected]

The Johnny Sutton Travel Bursary 2018

Open to junior doctors and research fellows  in the UK and OUTSIDE the UK.

Prize: £500

The bursary can be used to present a project on encephalitis at a conference, or elective travel, or to visit a laboratory, research, clinical or other group working on encephalitis, if it supports some aspect of the doctor/fellow’s work in this area.

For more information email [email protected] 

Excellence in Encephalitis Healthcare 2018

The awards are in recognition of the exceptional service given by individuals and organisations within our medical health and research establishments, whose contribution(s) really have made a difference to those affected by encephalitis. 

There are six different categories: 

  • Clinician or Nurse Practitioner 
  • Patient & Public Engagement 
  • Researcher 
  • General Practice & Primary Care
  • Professional Allied Medicine
  • Rehabilitation Team

Nominations can only be made by professionals within the fields of health and research. International nominations are welcome.

For more information, email [email protected] or call +44(0)1653 692583.