Dr John Spencer Award

Background and nature:

Following his death in 2015, Dr John Spencer's will generously included an endowment to the RCRin the form of an annual travelling bursary to encourage participation and presentation of a poster or paper at the Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago. 


2 bursaries of £500 are available 


The award is open to clinical radiology trainees who hold a substantive training post in the UK.  

To apply:

Please submit a completed application form, the abstract submitted to RSNA, and the communication from the RSNA confirming acceptance of the paper or poster.  

The bursaries will be awared in a 'lottery-style' selection procedure and will be notified of the outcome shortly after the closing date. Successful applicants will be asked to submit a brief report after the RSNA meeting. 

All enquiries and application forms should be sent to awards@rcr.ac.uk 

This award is closed and will reopen June 2021.