Call for BMES Award Applications Due May 15th

BMES recognizes individuals for their accomplishments, significant contributions and service to the Society and the field of biomedical engineering. BMES is now accepting nominations and applications for the following Awards through May 15th
BMES Mid-Career Award is a NEW award that recognizes meritorious achievements and energetic leadership in biomedical engineering. The achievements include scholarship, education, mentorship, or practice of biomedical engineering, as well as significant involvement and sustained contributions to BMES.
Robert A. Pritzker Distinguished Lecture Award is awarded each year to an individual to recognize outstanding achievements and leadership in the science and practice of biomedical engineering.
Diversity Lecture Award honors an individual, project, organization, or institution for outstanding contributions to improving gender and racial diversity in biomedical engineering.
Rita Schaffer Young Investigator Lecture Award is offered to stimulate research careers in biomedical engineering.
Career Development Awards are available to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, early career faculty, and early career professionals from underrepresented populations in biomedical engineering or involved in research and training focused on health disparities and minority health in biomedical engineering.
Student Travel Awards are available to support BMES student (undergraduate or graduate) members who are also members of a BMES student chapter to help attend the BMES Annual Meeting.
National Society of Black Engineers Student (NSBE) Travel Awardssupport NSBE student members. As part of the BMES-NSBE partnership, BMES supports attendance of NSBE members at the BMES Annual Meeting currently majoring in BME at the BS or PhD level.
For more information on these awards, including how to submit a nomination or apply, please visit and
Nominations and applications accepted online for the above listed awards through May 15, 2018.