The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers has opened the Bronze Medal competitions for 2021. To be eligible, research papers must have been published in the period 1 September 2020 – 31 July 2021 and submissions must be received by 9am on Monday 2 August 2021.
The Ruskell Medal is a highly prestigious award for the best research paper in ophthalmology or vision science published during the qualifying period by an individual working in the UK. The paper must make a significant contribution to the advancement of our understanding of vision and the prevention of unnecessary blindness. You can find all the details you need here: Call for Submissions Ruskell Medal 2021
The Master’s Medal is intended to encourage first-time publication by students taking higher degrees in any field of optics or people working at higher levels in practice or in industry, including product design. To qualify, papers must be by first-time authors and published in a peer-reviewed journal within the qualifying period. The work must have been supervised within a recognised UK institution. To find out more about this year’s Master’s Medal competition, click here: The Master’s Medal 2021