The Royal Microscopical Society runs a number of competitions each year and bestows the top names in microscopy with a selection of exclusive awards
Select a link below to see more information about a specific award.
The Society is also currently accepting nominations for Honorary Fellowships. These are bestowed by the Society for eminence in microscopy or related branches of science or for exceptional service to science.
The RMS International Scientific Imaging Competition highlights micrographs that best display how easily microscopy can mix with art with both beautiful and technically challenging images. Our Scientific Imaging Competition takes place every two years, the most recent in 2019.
The RMS Beginners' Competition is hosted by The Society of Electron Microscope Technology (SEMT), at their annual One Day Meeting in December at The Natural History Museum in London.