Bursaries

 The BDSMFR 2017 Undergraduate essay competition

There are two categories in this essay competition, one for undergraduate Radiography Students and one for undergraduate Dental Students. Please see this link BSDMFR 2017 undergrad essay competition for more information

Undergraduate Radiography Students

Applicants are invited to submit a 3000 word illustrated essay on the following title:

“The implications of incorrect positioning in performing a dental panoramic tomograph (DPT) examination”

Prize Value of up to £500

Undergraduate Dental Students

Applicants are invited to submit a 3000 word illustrated essay on the following title:

“The justification and optimization of the use of cone beam CT imaging in the field of orthodontics”

Prize Value of up to £500

Blackman Mason Award

  • This award was set up in memory of Sidney Blackman, one of the early pioneers of Maxillofacial Radiology and his daughter Rita Mason who was one of the leading teachers of dental radiography to support presenters at European or international DMFR related meetings.

Eligibility

  • Any UK resident presenting a paper at a European or international DMFR related meeting.

Amount

  • Up to £500 which is available every 3 years approximately.

Closing Date

  • Applications including an abstract may be submitted within 12 months prior to a meeting and must be received by the end of February each year.

BSDMFR Undergraduate Award

  • The BSDMFR are pleased offer a prize to students who have carried out some original research or conducted a review involving dental radiology of 2000-5000 words . The winners of this award are required to present their work at the a BSDMFR meeting.

Eligibility

  • Any UK dental or radiography undergraduate student.

Amount

  • Up to £800 awarded annually

Closing Date

  • Applications must be received by the end of September each year.

BSDMFR Travel Bursary

  • This award was set up to support non consultant BSDMFR members who wish to present at european or international DMFR related meetings.

Eligibility

  • Any non consultant BSDMFR members presenting a paper at a European or international DMFR or general radiology meeting.

Amount

  • Up to £500

Closing Date

  • Applications, including an abstract, may be submitted within 12 months prior to a meeting and must be received by the end of February each year.

BSDMFR 50th Anniversary Educational Award

  • This award was set in 2008 up to support non consultant BSDMFR members who wish to visit another centre in the UK or abroad for education, research or clinical experience.

Eligibility

  • Any non consultant BSDMFR member. Successful applicants must submit a written report of their visit.

Amount

  • Up to £500 available annually.

Closing Date

  • Applications by the end of February each year. Retrospective applications accepted for visits within the previous 12 months.

Application submission or further information contact:

 

Mrs Bhagylakshmi Batchu
Honorary Secretary BSDMFR
Department of Dental Radiology
King’s College Dental Hospital
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS
email: secretary@bsdmfr.org.uk