The Jen Johnson Bursary and Mary Macdonald Congress Award ensures that the late IBMS Council members', Jen Johnson and Mary Macdonald, desire for more members to attend Congress and to support their careers can be fulfilled.
Open for entries before each IBMS Congress event, please refer to the Congress website for further information on eligibility and to apply.
Jen Johnson Bursary
Awarded in memory of Jen Johnson, the bursary first launched in 2017 and provides up to 20 successful IBMS members with a grant of up to £1,000 to attend IBMS Congress.
Mary Macdonald Award
The Mary Macdonald Congress Award sponsors 20 free places for non-HCPC registered IBMS members to attend the Biomedical Support Staff programme at Congress. Successful applicants also receive £60.00 towards travelling expenses.