Silver Medal

The Nutrition Society Silver Medal has been assigned annually since 1991 for scientific excellence in the field of nutrition.


Application deadline: 17:00 (BST) on Friday 23 April 2021.

How to apply 

Applicants for the award should submit:

  1. A full CV including publications and citation of the applicant’s work and any scholarships or awards received
  2. A statement of achievements within each judging criteria category (maximum 1000 words)
  3. An abstract summary of the proposed lecture at a Society's Conference
  4. The names, addresses and emails of three Proposers who are familiar with the applicant’s work and who will support the application

Apply online. Deadline for application: Friday 23 April 2021 at 17:00 (BST).

Current Winners

Dr Vimal Karani, University of Reading for his research on 'GeNuIne (Gene-Nutrient Interactions) Collaboration: Towards implementing multi-ethnic population-based nutrigenetic studies of obesity in lower middle-income countries'.


If you have any queries or would like to find out more, please contact the Society's Events Officer via email.