The General Education Trust Awards
The General Education Trust Fund has a long history of supporting the science and practice of dietetics through the promotion of national awards which recognise the excellent work carried out by many British Dietetic Association (BDA) members.
***Entries for this award closes 22nd April 2018.***
Pat Judd Travel Bursary
Following the untimely death of Professor Pat Judd in March 2015, a fund was established to commemorate her life and work, by providing travel bursaries to final year dietetic students or newly qualified dietitians within 18 months of graduating.
More information and how to apply.
***Entries for these awards are now closed.***
Rose Simmonds Award
The BDA’s most prestigious award. It is given for a dietitian’s original research publication published in a peer reviewed journal during 2016-2017. Winner will receive £2,000.
Elizabeth Washington Award
Given for a dietitian’s published/presented educational work in 2017 which is broadly within the discipline of nutrition and dietetics. Winner will receive £1,500.
Dame Barbara Clayton Award
Given for work which promotes dietetic innovation, and demonstrates benefits/positive outcomes for the profession and patients/clients. Winner will receive £1,500.